← Back to Movies


Straight Time

Cast

Dustin Hoffman, Theresa Russell, Gary Busey, Harry Dean Stanton View All


Crew

Michael Mann (Writer), Jeffrey Boam (Screenplay), Edward Bunker (Screenplay), Alvin Sargent (Screenplay) View All

Release: Mar. 18th, 1978
Runtime: 1 hour, 54 minutes
After being released on parole, a burglar attempts to go straight, get a regular job, and just go by the rules. He soon finds himself back in jail at the hands of a power-hungry parole officer.
Average Rating:

Replies Discussions

12 Straight to DVD films
You could be forgiven for assuming that any film that comes straight to DVD is generally bad. If it was not shown at the cinema and did not get a major release there could be a very good reason for it...
8 Best straight to video movie???
Ignored by theaters and scorned by movie-goers but still these films find a cult following. What do you think are some of the best straight-to-video movies??? My top three: 1. Wishful Thinking: Dr...
9 Straight Outta Compton
147 min | Biography, Drama, Music Release Date: 14 August 2015 The group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California, in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes Hip Hop ...
0 Straight Outta Compton
Every biopic of a rags-to-riches celebrity-type tends to have the same generic feel and the same generic message akin to Sam Rammy’s Spiderman. And that is, with great power comes great responsibility...
11 Southland tales - straight to DVD kinda
Unfortunatly this movie never came to milwaukee theatres - did anyone see this ?...

Post a Comment

Got something to say? Log in to comment, or register for free. It's quick, easy, and we won't spam you or anything.





Reviewed by

Captain Spaulding
But even if the later scenes of heist-planning and bank-robbing look familiar, there's an extraordinary depth to the characters and their actions, thanks to Hoffman's phenomenal performance and the strength of the script in the first half, that isn't seen in most movies of this type, making Hoffman'....


Favorited