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Bite the Bullet

PG| 2 hr. 11 min.

Plot Summary
A disparate group of individuals enter a horse race through 700 miles of the Wild West to win a large cash prize. The contestants include two ex-Rough Riders (Gene Hackman, James Coburn), an aging cowboy who refuses to slow down (Ben Johnson), an inexperienced youth (Jan-Michael Vincent), a Mexican (Mario Arteaga), an Englishman (Ian Bannen) and a woman (Candice Bergen). Over the course of the trek, the riders begin to shed their biases toward gender, race and age, and appreciate one another.

Cast: Gene Hackman , Candice Bergen , James Coburn , Ben Johnson , Ian Bannen , Jan-Michael Vincent , Mario Arteaga , Robert Donner

Director: Richard Brooks

Genres: Western

Distributor: Columbia Pictures, Columbia Tristar

Bite the Bullet (1975)

Release Date: June 20th, 1975|2 hr. 11 min.

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