Goin' South



Henry Moon is captured for a capital offense by a posse when his horse quits while trying to escape to Mexico. He finds that there is a post-Civil War law in the small town that any single or widowed woman can save him from the gallows by marrying him.

  1. Jack Nicholson


  2. Alan Mandell


  3. Charles Shyer


  4. John Herman Shaner


  5. Al Ramrus


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jack Nicholson

    Jack Nicholson

    Henry Lloyd Moon

  2. Mary Steenburgen

    Mary Steenburgen

    Julia Tate / Moon

  3. Christopher Lloyd

    Christopher Lloyd

    Deputy Towfield

  4. John Belushi

    John Belushi

    Deputy Hector

  5. Veronica Cartwright

    Veronica Cartwright

    Hermine, Moon's Old Gang

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Goin' South
Goin' South


Status Released

Release Information

  • October 6, 1978


    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 49m

Budget -

Revenue -



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