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Release Date: August 13th, 1967

DVD Release Date: March 26th, 1997

R|1 hr 51 min

Plot Summary
Small-time crook Clyde Barrow (Warren Beatty) tries to steal a car and winds up with its owner's daughter, dissatisfied small-town girl Bonnie Parker (Faye Dunaway). Their crimes quickly spiral from petty theft to bank robbery, but tensions between the couple and the other members of their gang--hapless driver C.W. (Michael J. Pollard), Clyde's suave older brother Buck (Gene Hackman) and Buck's flibbertigibbet wife, Blanche (Estelle Parsons) --could destroy them all.

Cast: Warren Beatty, Faye Dunaway, Michael J. Pollard, Gene Hackman, Estelle Parsons, Denver Pyle, Dub Taylor, Evans Evans

Director: Arthur Penn

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: Warner Brothers

Distributors: Warner Home Vídeo, Warner Bros.

Keywords: Pursuit, Love, 1930s, Police officer, Small town, Tense, Death

Ratings & Reviews

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  • Bonnie and Clyde is a milestone in the history of American movies, a work of truth and brilliance. It is also pitilessly cruel, filled with sympathy, nauseating, funny, heartbreaking, and astonishingly beautiful. show more

  • There is something special about the production, with its brash, vivid style, indelible performances by movie icons, and bold mixture of violence and comedy, romance and tragedy. show more

  • Landmark gangster film that made a huge commercial and cultural splash. show more

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Awards

Nominated Writing (Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen)
Nominated Directing
Nominated Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1967)
Nominated Best Picture
Nominated Best Director - Motion Picture
Nominated Best Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Winner Cinematography
Nominated Costume Design