Allegedly Redford’s acting finale & it is a fitting end. Absolutely charming tale of a real-life gentleman bank robber who was caught many times & escaped prison every time. Sissy Spacek plays a love interest, Tom Waits & Danny Glover his gang. Casey Affleck a cop on his tail. B+

-Mr. Movie Reviews

 

At the age of 70, Forrest Tucker makes an audacious escape from San Quentin, conducting an unprecedented string of heists that confound authorities and enchant the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are detective John Hunt, who becomes captivated with Forrest’s commitment to his craft, and a woman who loves him in spite of his chosen profession.

Director: David Lowery
Based on: The Old Man and the Gun; by David Grann
Producers: Robert Redford, Bill Holderman, James D. Stern, MORE
Production Companies: Wildwood Enterprises, Inc, Identity Films