They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)

e 14 12/10/1969 (US) Drama 2h

People are the ultimate spectacle.


In the midst of the Great Depression, manipulative emcee Rocky enlists contestants for a dance marathon offering a $1,500 cash prize. Among them are a failed actress, a middle-aged sailor, a delusional blonde and a pregnant girl.

  1. Sydney Pollack


  2. Horace McCoy


  3. Robert E. Thompson


  4. James Poe


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jane Fonda

    Jane Fonda

    Gloria Beatty

  2. Michael Sarrazin

    Michael Sarrazin

    Robert Syverton

  3. Susannah York

    Susannah York

    Alice LeBlanc

  4. Gig Young

    Gig Young

    Rocky Gravo

  5. Red Buttons

    Red Buttons


  6. Bonnie Bedelia

    Bonnie Bedelia

    Ruby Bates

  7. Michael Conrad

    Michael Conrad


  8. Bruce Dern

    Bruce Dern

    James Bates

  9. Al Lewis

    Al Lewis


  10. View More

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They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
They Shoot Horses, Don't They?

Status Released

Original Language English

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