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Based on the true story of Clyde Barrow, a charismatic convicted armed robber who sweeps Bonnie Parker, an impressionable, petite, small-town waitress, off her feet, and the two embark on ... See full summary »
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Nominated for 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 12 nominations. See more awards »

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 Clyde Barrow (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Bonnie Parker (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Blanche Barrow (2 episodes, 2013)
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 P.J. Lane (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Buck Barrow (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Cummie Barrow (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Ted Hinton (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Warden (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Emma Parker (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Frank Hamer (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Ray Hamilton (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Tender (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Henry Barrow (2 episodes, 2013)
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 High Rider (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Henry Methvin (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Jameson Lemmons (2 episodes, 2013)
Darryl Harvey ...
 Field Worker (2 episodes, 2013)
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Based on the true story of Clyde Barrow, a charismatic convicted armed robber who sweeps Bonnie Parker, an impressionable, petite, small-town waitress, off her feet, and the two embark on one one of most infamous bank-robbing sprees in history. Written by Lifetime

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Biography | Crime | Drama

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8 December 2013 (USA)  »

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Bonnie and Clyde  »

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Holiday Grainger replaced Hillary duff for the role of bonnie See more »

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[as they're running from the police]
Bonnie Parker: All this for forty-six dollars in the till.
Clyde Barrow: Forty-six thirty-two, baby.
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Featured in Project Runway All Stars: Partners in Crime (2013) See more »

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The only truths found in this made for television movie
1 September 2014 | by See all my reviews

Are that there was a gang known as Bonnie and Clyde...

They had a lawman named Frank Hamer (a real life Walker: Texas Ranger) chasing after them...

And their stories converge in Louisiana when an ambush kills Bonnie and Clyde.

Everything else was just filler to try to tell a story.

Let's be real here though, it was A&E that put this together: Arts and Entertainment, which also owns Lifetime (conversely known as Wifetime), and History, which seems less concerned about history and more concerned about spinning a good story. With that, the cinematography is good for a "made for television" budget, and the acting is good. It isn't garbage like many reviews are saying it is. However, elements of teleplay really push what's good about this into territory that it doesn't need to go.

The real history of Bonnie and Clyde is compelling enough, considering much of what they did was interpreted as desperate people fighting back against cold-hearted and nameless capitalist institutions during the Great Depression. And that a woman would get caught up in it was also compelling. Had the story stuck to that, this would have been better. There is however no need to distort the history to tell a good story when the story can stand on its own.

It gets credit from me for the filming and the acting. It looses too much on the rest.


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