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The Bonnie Parker Story (1958)

In the 1930s, amoral blonde tommy-gun girl Bonnie Parker cut a swath of bodies across the South-West. Starting out on gas stations and bars with side-kick Guy Darrow she graduated to bank ... See full summary »

Director:

William Witney

Writer:

Stanley Shpetner (as Stan Shpetner)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Dorothy Provine ... Bonnie Parker
Jack Hogan Jack Hogan ... Guy Darrow
Richard Bakalyan ... Duke Jefferson
Joe Turkel ... Chuck Darrow
William Stevens William Stevens ... Paul Baxter
Ken Lynch ... Cook
Douglas Kennedy ... Tom Steel
Patricia Huston Patricia Huston ... Chuck's Girl (as Patt Houston)
Joël Colin Joël Colin ... Bobby (as Joel Colin)
Jeff Morris Jeff Morris ... Marvin
James Beck James Beck ... Alvin (as Jim Beck)
Carolyn Hughes Carolyn Hughes ... Contact Girl
Madeline Foy Madeline Foy ... Mary - Ranger's Secretary
Sydney Lassick ... Scout Master (as Sid Lassick)
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Storyline

In the 1930s, amoral blonde tommy-gun girl Bonnie Parker cut a swath of bodies across the South-West. Starting out on gas stations and bars with side-kick Guy Darrow she graduated to bank hold-ups with Darrow's brother and, after bloodily springing him, her jailed husband. But there was never any doubt who was in charge. Written by Jeremy Perkins {J-26}

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Cigar Smoking Hellcat of the Roaring Thirties See more »


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 May 1958 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Bonnie Parker Story: The Female Monster: See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Albany Productions See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Released on double-bill with "Machine Gun Kelly" See more »

Quotes

Bonnie Parker: I didn't lose my nerve; I know right where I left it.
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Connections

Referenced in The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XXI (2010) See more »

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PROVINE IS GOLD IN THIS EXPLOITATION GEM!
11 October 2004 | by shepardjessica-1See all my reviews

BONNIE AND CLYDE happens to be my favorite film, but as far as "exploitation" flicks go, this one is much fun and I wish I owned it. Ms. Provine is a jewel - sassy and bold and beautiful! Sidney Lassick from CUCKOO'S NEST has a small part as well. A 5 out of 10. Best performance = Dorothy Provine.

Late 50's and 60's exploitation flicks come with varying qualities, but this should be a camp classic, for it's inaccuracies, name changes, and outright hilarious dialogue, but Ms. Provine is a tough little cookie and means what she says and makes it a worthwhile film experience. Definitely hunt this one down!


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