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A Bullet for Pretty Boy (1970)

PG  |   |  Action, Biography, Crime  |  15 July 1970 (USA)
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The movie tells the biography of the gangster Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd who started his career young aged when he saw his father die and seeked out revenge by killing his murderer during a... See full summary »

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Jocelyn Lane ...
Betty
Astrid Warner ...
Ruby
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'Preacher'
Michael Haynes ...
Ned Short
Robert Glenn ...
Hossler
Annabelle Weenick ...
Beryl (as Anne MacAdams)
Camilla Carr ...
Helen
Jeff Alexander ...
Wallace
Desmond Dhooge ...
Harvey
Bill Thurman ...
Huddy
Hugh Feagin ...
Jack Dowler
Jessie Lee Fulton ...
Mrs. Floyd
James N. Harrell ...
Mr. Sam Floyd (as James Harrell)
Gene Ross ...
William
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The movie tells the biography of the gangster Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd who started his career young aged when he saw his father die and seeked out revenge by killing his murderer during a fight. Written by Volker Boehm

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Defacing Public Property Is Against The Law... but so is Bank Robbing, Murder and the kind of Women Charlie Floyd loved. See more »


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15 July 1970 (USA)  »

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$350,000 (estimated)
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Final feature film of uncredited replacement director Maury Dexter and of actresses Jocelyn Lane and Astrid Warner. See more »

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In the film, Floyd gets his nickname when he is in a brothel. This is false. In reality, after one of his bank robberies, a payroll master described Floyd as "a mere boy - a pretty boy with apple cheeks." See more »

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Featured in Dusk to Dawn Drive-In Trash-o-Rama Show Vol. 2 (1996) See more »

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"Ruby Ruby
by Richard Bowen, Danny Heald, Harold Finch, Jr. & Robert Gilly
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Barmy and Clod, AIP style
20 February 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Sorry, I mean Bonnie and Clyde get a re run at American International Pictures. I saw this in first release at our wonderful Sydney Capitol Theatre, home of the changed-weekly drive in double feature except this was a glorious 2500 seat plaster picture palace. A BULLET FOR PRETTY BOY + ERIK THE CONQUEROR was the 70c double feature in 1971 and I was there, with lollies and still had change from $2. Handsome pop dude Fabian made a passable Floyd mainly because he was pretty in his Matt Lattanzi way. The only reason this film was made was because of BONNIE AND CLYDE and AIP was always keen to cash in on a fad. Also they probably had access to the props and cars from BOXCAR BERTHA and BLOODY MAMA made the previous year. I miss the days of AIP, they always made trash and treasure and always entertaining. BULLET FOR PRETTY BOY was exactly like a B grade version of BONNIE AND CLYDE, banjo music and all.


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