The Last Picture Show

1971, Movie, R, 118 mins

The Last Picture Show
Bogdanovich's finest effort; bleak and beguiling. None of his other films ranks with THE LAST PICTURE SHOW when it comes to dramatic flair and authenticity. He seems comfortable doing period pieces, but, in this, his second feature (preceded by TARGETS), he captures the era so accurately that the viewer can feel the hopelessness of living in a dying Texas town. Bridges and Timothy Bottoms are the stars of the lackluster local high school football team. Bridges is the aggressive one, and Timothy Bottoms provides the contrasting sensitivity; they are best friends. The story unfolds seamlessly, detailing relationships in a small town. Sam Bottoms is a retarded boy (he...
Released: 1971 Rated: R Length: 118 mins

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