The Reivers Poster

Release Date: 1969

DVD Release Date: June 14th, 2005

PG-13|1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary
In Mississippi at the turn of the 20th century, 11-year-old Lucius McCaslin (Mitch Vogel) embarks on a journey he will remember for years to come. When Lucius' grandfather, Boss (Will Geer), buys an automobile, local handyman Boon (Steve McQueen) chomps at the bit to get behind the wheel. He gets the chance when Boss takes the train on an out-of-town trip. Approaching the impressionable Lucius, Boon is able to talk the youngster into a road trip with him and his friend Ned (Rupert Crosse).

Cast: Steve McQueen, Rupert Crosse, Mitch Vogel, Sharon Farrell, Will Geer, Michael Constantine, Lonny Chapman, Juano Hernandez

Director: Mark Rydell

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Solar Productions, Cinema Center Films

Keywords: Growing up, Best friend, Emotional, Quest, Amusing


Nominated Music (Original Score - for a Motion Picture [not a Musical])