The Getaway (1972)

PG  |   |  Action, Crime, Thriller


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A recently released ex-con and his loyal wife go on the run after a heist goes awry.


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  • "Getaway, The" Steve McQueen, Ali MacGraw 1972 Solar / Fine Art
  • Steve McQueen and Ali MacGraw in The Getaway (1972)
  • "The Getaway" Steve McQueen on the set, Solar/Fine Art 1972.
  • "Getaway, The" Steve McQueen, Ali MacGraw 1972 Solar / Fine Art
  • "Getaway, The" Steve McQueen, Ali MacGraw 1972 Solar / Fine Art

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Trivia

Writer Jim Thompson was originally hired to adapt his own novel for the movie. Thompson worked on the screenplay for four months and produced a prose treatment, a first draft, and alternate scenes and episodes. Thompson's script included the original ... ...


Quotes

Parole Board Chairman: I think we can begin. First parole request for Carter 'Doc' McCoy.


Goofs

(at around 10 mins) Doc walks past the guardroom, by several yards, outside the prison, but in the next shot he has stopped walking when level with the same building.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Action | Crime | Thriller

Details

Release Date:

16 December 1972

Language

English, Spanish


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Budget:

$3,352,254 (estimated)

Gross:

$36,734,619 (USA)

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