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Final Chapter: Walking Tall (1977)

 -  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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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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Walking Tall: The Final Chapter  »

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Premiered in theaters in the U.S. on August 10, 1977. See more »

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At the beginning of the movie, where Buford is recollecting the ambush, when he brings the car to a stop, he gets out and runs around the front of the car, and pulls his wife out from the passengers side. In the original movie, He climbed over his wife, got out from the passengers side, and pulled her out of the car. See more »

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Buford Pusser: I keep telling people 'Don't call me anymore, I'm not the sheriff'.
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Follows Walking Tall (1973) See more »

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In a nutshell about how the first film came to be.
22 May 2001 | by (Auburn, Me) – See all my reviews

Did any of the "Rocky" sequels truly match the first one? Of course not. This could be said of this The Final Chapter and Walking Tall Part Two as well. A substantial portion of this picture is about how Buford Pusser becomes nationally known as a result of the original film.


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