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Bill, a wealthy businessman, confronts his junkie daughter's drug-dealing boyfriend; in the ensuing argument, Bill kills him. Panic-stricken, he wanders the streets and eventually stops at a bar. There he runs into a drunken factory worker named Joe, who hates hippies, blacks, and anyone who is "different", and would like to kill one himself. The two start talking, and Bill reveals his secret to Joe. Complications ensue.

  1. Norman Wexler


  2. John G. Avildsen


Top Billed Cast

  1. Peter Boyle

    Peter Boyle

    Joe Curran

  2. Susan Sarandon

    Susan Sarandon

    Melissa Compton

  3. DP

    Dennis Patrick

    Bill Compton

  4. AC

    Audrey Caire

    Joan Compton

  5. PM

    Patrick McDermott

    Frank Russo

  6. TL

    Tim Lewis

    Kid in Soda Shop

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 47m

Budget $106,000.00

Revenue $19,319,254.00

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Release Information

  • July 15, 1970
    R, Theatrical



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