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Little Fauss and Big Halsy (1970)

 -  Drama  -  21 October 1970 (USA)
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A story of two motorcycle racers, the inept, unsuspecting Little Faus (Micheal J.Pollard) and the opportunistic, womanizing Halsey Knox (Redford)

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Halsy Knox
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Little Fauss
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Rita Nebraska
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Seally Fauss (as Noah Beery)
Lucille Benson ...
'Mom' Fauss
Ray Ballard ...
The Photographer
Linda Gaye Scott ...
Moneth
Erin O'Reilly ...
Sylvene McFall
Ben Archibek ...
Rick Nifty (as Benjamin Archibek)
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A story of two motorcycle racers, the inept, unsuspecting Little Faus (Micheal J.Pollard) and the opportunistic, womanizing Halsey Knox (Redford) Written by Mark Roberts <doodad1@ix.netcom>

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Little Fauss and Big Halsey are not your father's heroes.

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Stars 'Redford, Robert' and Michael J. Pollard couldn't stand each other, making their onscreen rivalry all the more convincing. See more »

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Little Fauss: I was going faster than I ever went in my whole life, then I fell off.
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706 Union Avenue
Composed by Carl Perkins
Performed by The Tennessee Three
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Surrealist grab-bag...engineered to be offbeat
18 February 2009 | by (las vegas, nv) – See all my reviews

A genuinely odd, surreal jumble of visual ideas which probably looked extremely puzzling on the printed page; just what drew Robert Redford to the project, one may never know. Sidney J. Furie directs this knockabout journey of an egotistical motorcycle racer taking a milquetoast juvenile under his wing; the kid looks up to this anti-hero, and eventually begins to ape his amorality. Disjointed and off-putting--though for some, the sight of Redford disrobing, about to disrobe, or having been disrobed might be enough to warrant attention. Lauren Hutton gets naked too, however all the sexy flashes are just teasers for the prurient-minded; there simply is no story. Perhaps Furie was making an esoteric comment about feckless wheelers and their flock circa 1970. If true, then this pre-Blank Generation approach backfired, as the film was not a success. *1/2 from ****


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