• Crime Drama
  • Rated: VM14,13+,R,15
  • Director: Ulu Grosbard
  • Writer: Jeffrey Boam, Eddie Bunker, Nancy Dowd, Michael Gutmann, Alvin Sargent
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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 Drama
  • Rated: VM14,13+,R,15
  • Director: Ulu Grosbard
  • Writer: Jeffrey Boam, Eddie Bunker, Nancy Dowd, Michael Gutmann, Alvin Sargent

  • 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

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  • (1978)

  • Crime Drama
  • Rated: VM14,13+,R,15
  • Director: Ulu Grosbard
  • Writer: Jeffrey Boam, Eddie Bunker, Nancy Dowd, Michael Gutmann, Alvin Sargent

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