• Dirty Mary, Crazy Larry (2004)

Dirty Mary, Crazy Larry

Release Date: October 3rd, 2004

DVD Release Date: June 28th, 2005

PG |1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary

Down on their luck and out of cash, high-speed racer Larry (Peter Fonda) and his repairman (Adam Roarke) plan to hold up a supermarket that's fat with a fresh payroll. Larry hopes to score enough to buy his ideal car, and then join the professional league. At the last minute, their heist is complicated by the addition of Larry's on-off girlfriend (Susan George), who's all jazzed up for the burglary. Larry's racing skills will be pushed to the limit in this chase-packed action thriller.

Cast: Peter Fonda, Susan George, Adam Roarke, Kenneth Tobey, Eugene Daniels, Lynn Borden, Janear Hines

Director: John Hough

Genres: Action

Production Co: Twentieth Century Fox, Academy Pictures Corporation

Keywords: Madcap, Girlfriend, Escape, Small town, Forbidden love, Underdog, Love, Car, 1970s

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Slant Magazine

    Dirty Mary Crazy Larry is the rare exploitation film whose few redeeming qualities make up for its numerous shortcomings. show more

  • 70

    Dirty Mary Crazy Larry is a classic heist chase picture driven by a somewhat dated premise and paper-thin characters. But the film makes up for its faults with dazzling stunt work and great action. show more

  • 50
    Time Out

    The script, about small-timers who wished they were bigger, is soon totally undermined by Fonda's most complacent performance to date and Susan George's sub-Goldie Hawn antics. By way of compensation, the locations are quite pretty and the car stunts are handled with a certain verve. show more

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