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Shoot Out (1971)

A former bank robber searches for his double crossing partner who left him for dead, while having to look after a 6 year old girl.

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Clay Lomax
Patricia Quinn ...
Juliana Farrell (as Pat Quinn)
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Bobby Jay Jones
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Alma
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Trooper
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Sam Foley
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Emma
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Decky Ortega
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Pepe
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Skeeter (as John Chandler)
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Brakeman
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Homer Page
Nicolas Beauvy ...
Dutch Farrell
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Storyline

Clay Lomax, a bank robber, gets out of jail after an 8 year sentence. He is looking after Sam Foley, the man who betrayed him. Knowing that, Foley hires three men to pay attention of Clay's steps. The things get complicated when Lomax, waiting to receive some money from his ex-lover, gets only the notice of her death and an 8 year old girl, sometimes very annoying, presumed to be his daughter. Written by Michel Rudoy <mdrc@hp9000a1.uam.mx>

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Three fast guns against one determined man! See more »

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Western

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16 August 1971 (Sweden)  »

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$1,190,000 (estimated)
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(Westrex Recording System)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Henry Hathaway lobbied for Ben Johnson to play the lead role. See more »

Goofs

During the wagon ride after campfire encounter, Lomax is riding out with the orphan girl and thunder can be heard briefly before next scene a little to soon before scene transition. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Bobby Jay: I'm Bobby Jay Jones.
Sam Foley: Shut the door and take off you hat.
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References True Grit (1969) See more »

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Great Cowboy movie of the old style
26 April 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Lots of action but the same old plot of good, but not too good versus bad, pretty bad. No gratuitous sex and violence in the old style with no gore. Interesting story line of old grudges and the new breed of cowboys learning lessons from the older guys. Gregory Peck is outstanding and out shines the rest of the cast but the bartender, Trooper, does his own shining. Bobby J is the meanest of the bunch but Sam Foley has his own secrets and he does an excellent job. This is one of those you enjoy seeing every few months. This is a tough guy movie about tough guys but one with a heart. It does have a few unexpected turns and twist, especially the kid, and there are several turn of events that keep it interesting with out all the technical tricks of todays fare of flicks.


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