Bonnie and Clyde (movie)

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Bonnie and Clyde
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Directed byArthur Penn
Produced byWarren Beatty
Written by
Music byCharles Strouse
CinematographyBurnett Guffey
Edited byDede Allen
Distributed byWarner Bros.-Seven Arts
Release date
  • August 13, 1967 (1967-08-13)
Running time
111 minutes
CountryUnited States
Budget$2.5 million[1]
Box office$70 million[1]

Bonnie and Clyde is a 1967 American neo-noir[2][3] biographical crime movie directed by Arthur Penn. It stars Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway as characters Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker. It also stars Michael J. Pollard, Gene Hackman, and Estelle Parsons.

The movie won Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actress (Estelle Parsons) and Best Cinematography (Burnett Guffey).[4] It was among the first 100 movies selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Dancis, Bruce (April 3, 2008). "Forty years later, 'Bonnie and Clyde' still blows us away". Ventura County Star. Retrieved September 26, 2016.
  2. Sanders, Steven; Skoble, Aeon G. (2008). The Philosophy of TV Noir. University of Kentucky Press. p. 3.
  3. Conard, Mark T.; ed. (2009). The Philosophy of Neo-Noir. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky. ISBN 081319217X.
  4. "The 40th Academy Awards (1968) Nominees and Winners".
  5. "25 American films are added to the National Film Registry". The Courier (Dundee). Associated Press. December 7, 1992. Retrieved July 22, 2009.