Buster is a small time crook who pulls a big time job. When he finds that the police will not let the case drop, he goes into hiding and can't contact his wife and child. He arranges to meet them in Mexico where he thinks they can begin again, but finds that he must choose between his family and freedom. Written by
John Vogel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
He'll steal your heart!
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The film attracted criticism for romanticizing criminality and ignoring the violent assault on the train driver. The BBC's film critic Barry Norman
called the film "amoral and even deplorable". Through Collins' involvement in The Prince's Trust, Prince Charles and Princess Diana were invited to attend the film's premiere. However, after the Evening Standard film critic Alexander Walker
and Conservative MP Ivor Stanbrook publicly attacked the film and implored them not to attend, Collins wrote to the royal couple and recommended that they cancel, which they did. See more
[when discussing buying a house worth £3,000
You could get a mortgage like other people!
Borrow it from a bank.
Well, I *do* borrow from banks, that is my job.
I mean with their permission
I thought you needed a reference to do that,
Buster Edwards never got the deal he hoped for. On the 9th December 1966 he was sentenced to 15 years imprisonment for conspiring to rob Her Majesty's Royal Mail Train. See more
Referenced in Movie Connections: Buster
Sweets For My Sweet
Performed by The Searchers
Written by Doc Pomus
and Mort Shuman
Courtesy of Precision Records & Tapes Ltd.
Published by Carlin Music Corp. See more