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The Last Picture Show (1971)

R 10/03/1971 (US) Drama 1h 59m

Anarene, Texas, 1951. Nothing much has changed…


High school seniors and best friends, Sonny and Duane, live in a dying Texas town. The handsome Duane is dating a local beauty, while Sonny is having an affair with the coach's wife. As graduation nears and both boys contemplate their futures, Duane eyes the army and Sonny takes over a local business. Each struggles to figure out if he can escape this dead-end town and build a better life somewhere else.

  1. Peter Bogdanovich

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Larry McMurtry

    Novel, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Timothy Bottoms

    Timothy Bottoms

    Sonny Crawford

  2. Cybill Shepherd

    Cybill Shepherd

    Jacy Farrow

  3. Jeff Bridges

    Jeff Bridges

    Duane Jackson

  4. Cloris Leachman

    Cloris Leachman

    Ruth Popper

  5. Ellen Burstyn

    Ellen Burstyn

    Lois Farrow

  6. Ben Johnson

    Ben Johnson

    Sam the Lion

  7. Randy Quaid

    Randy Quaid

    Lester Marlow

  8. Clu Gulager

    Clu Gulager


  9. Eileen Brennan

    Eileen Brennan


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Full Cast & Crew

The Last Picture Show
The Last Picture Show

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $1,300,000.00

Revenue $29,133,000.00


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