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Straight Time

R| 1 hr. 54 min.

Plot Summary
A career criminal, Max Dembo (Dustin Hoffman) is determined to go straight after his latest stint in prison. He takes a mindless job in a cannery, patiently endures the abuse of his pompous parole officer, Earl (M. Emmet Walsh), and begins a romance with a sympathetic girl from the employment office, Jenny (Theresa Russell). But when Earl erroneously busts Jack for drug abuse, the ex-con cracks, assaulting Earl and setting off on a reckless crime spree.

Cast: Dustin Hoffman , Theresa Russell , Gary Busey , Harry Dean Stanton , M. Emmet Walsh , Sandy Baron , Kathy Bates , Edward Bunker

Director: Ulu Grosbard

Genres: Crime drama

Distributor: Warner Bros.

Straight Time (1978)

Release Date: June 19th, 2006|1 hr. 54 min.

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