• Crime
    Crime Drama
    Drama
  • Rated: VM14,13+,R,15
  • Director: Ulu Grosbard, Dustin Hoffman
  • Writer: Jeffrey Boam, Eddie Bunker, Nancy Dowd
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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.
  • Crime
    Crime Drama
    Drama
  • Rated: VM14,13+,R,15
  • Director: Ulu Grosbard, Dustin Hoffman
  • Writer: Jeffrey Boam, Eddie Bunker, Nancy Dowd

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    Theresa Russell
    Gary Busey
    H.D. Stanton
    M. Emmet Walsh
    Sandy Baron
    Kathy Bates
    Eddie Bunker
    Fran Ryan
    Rita Taggart
    Jake Busey
    Tina Menard
    Harry Dean Stanton
    Peter Kwong
    Edward Bunker

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  • (1978)

  • Crime
    Crime Drama
    Drama
  • Rated: VM14,13+,R,15
  • Director: Ulu Grosbard, Dustin Hoffman
  • Writer: Jeffrey Boam, Eddie Bunker, Nancy Dowd

Synopsis

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.

Starring
  • Dustin Hoffman
    Theresa Russell
    Gary Busey
    H.D. Stanton
    M. Emmet Walsh
    Sandy Baron
    Kathy Bates
    Eddie Bunker
    Fran Ryan
    Rita Taggart
    Jake Busey
    Tina Menard
    Harry Dean Stanton
    Peter Kwong
    Edward Bunker