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The Sugarland Express (1974)

The Sugarland Express (1974)
Movie: The Sugarland Express (1974)[5121] Married small-time crooks Lou-Jean and Clovis Poplin lose their baby to the state of Texas and resolve to do whatever it takes to get him back. Lou-Jean gets Clovis out of jail, and the two steal their son from his foster home, in addition to taking a highway patrolman hostage. As a massive dragnet starts to pursue them across Texas, the couple become unlikely folk heroes and even start to bond with the captive policeman.
Title The Sugarland Express (1974)
Release Date 04/05/1974 (US)
Time
Genre Crime, Drama
Goldie Hawn
Goldie Hawn...
Lou Jean Poplin...
Ben Johnson
Ben Johnson...
Captain Harlin Tanner...
Michael Sacks
Michael Sacks...
Patrolman Maxwell Slide...
William Atherton
William Atherton...
Clovis Michael Poplin...
Gregory Walcott
Gregory Walcott...
Patrolman Ernie Mashburn...
Steve Kanaly
Steve Kanaly...
Patrolman Jessup...
Louise Latham
Louise Latham...
Mrs. Looby...
Harrison Zanuck
Harrison Zanuck...
Baby Langston Poplin...

Reviews

Written by DanDare - June 1, 2020
Steven Spielberg's first proper cinema movie has some great photography from Vilmos Zsigmond. The tone is uncertain. A road movie, a tragic comedy with car pile ups that is based on true facts. Lou Jean Sparrow Poplin (Goldie Hawn) takes her husband Clovis (William Atherton) out of a minimum security prison just weeks before his eventual release. All to save their child who has been taken away and ready to put up for adoption. They kidnap a police officer which leads to them being pursued by the police and the media. Goldie Hawn is spiky as Lou Jean but she is also stupidly impulsiv... read the rest.

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