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Final Chapter: Walking Tall (1977)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  31 August 1977 (USA)
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This is the story of Buford Pusser's final days, not only of his life but also as Sheriff. It seems that times are changing and the people of Pusser's town, who once adored him are now ... See full summary »

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Michael Allen Honaker ...
Udell Teal
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Aaron
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This is the story of Buford Pusser's final days, not only of his life but also as Sheriff. It seems that times are changing and the people of Pusser's town, who once adored him are now fearing him and feel like it's time to make a change. And there are also some officials who feel the same way and are using every means to get rid of Pusser. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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Unfortunately, a man who walks tall makes an awfully good target. See more »

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When the movie producer comes to the Pusser house to talk to Buford about making a movie, the old red 1968 Chevy truck that was used in the chase scene in Walking Tall (1973) can be seen. See more »

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Cables used to "knock" the barn down can be seen to the left. See more »

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Buford Pusser: When did they let you out of prison, O.Q.?
O.Q. Teal: I don't think that's any of your business, sheriff!... Oh, cause you ain't the sheriff anymore.
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Followed by Walking Tall (1981) See more »

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NOT HALF AS GOOD AS " WALKING TALL "
27 December 1999 | by (Nova Scotia , Canada) – See all my reviews

This movie was good.....but i suggest you see the original.(Walking Tall) I find that this movie shows Buford Pusser as just a fantasy movie character, and not the real tennessee sheriff he was. Bo Svenson was terrible as the role of Sheriff Buford. Why didn't Joe Don Baker act in the final two? They probably would have been alot better if he were in them.


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