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The Old Man And The Gun #Movie


AVAILABLE JANUARY 15!

Rated PG

93 minutes

AMAZON  US   |   AMAZON CA   |   AMAZON UK


Based on the true story of Forrest Tucker (Robert Redford), from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are detective John Hunt (Casey Affleck), who becomes captivated with Forrest's commitment to his craft, and a woman (Sissy Spacek), who loves him in spite of his chosen profession.


REVIEW:
What a fantastic film!
The hubby and I sat down and watched this one together. I wasn't sure if he would stick around for it, he is into action movies and that's about it, but he stayed. This is based on a true story about a bank robber. Not just any bank robber though. This guy got away with it multiple times. That in itself was kinda funny, but when you blend the cast together it was hilarious at times.
Sissy Spacek, Robert Redford, Danny Glover and Tom Waits were awesome! Their faces took me back. Yet they haven't changed much at all, just aged. They all brought these people to life though. Robert was literally the happiest and most charming bank robber I have watched, that's for sure, but apparently the guy in real life was those traits too.
It was a great hour and a half of my life. I was so entertained and enthralled as well.
The hubby also adds how much he enjoyed the film, being so far from what he normally watches.
How I didn't hear about this movie before? I'll never know. It's a good one though, you should really watch it.


5/5



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