2 copies. Additional copies on order.
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|||Widescreen and standard.||1 videodisc (113 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.|| |
1 copy. Additional copies on order.
|c1997||1 videodisc (113 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|| |
Joe Buck, a good-looking, naively charming Texas "cowboy" convinced that he is the salvation of many lonely, love-starved New York women, teams up with Ratso Rizzo, a scrounging, sleazy small-time con man with big dreams. Living on the tattered fringe of society, an unlikely bond grows between these two outcasts that is both powerful and poignant.
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Adaptation of the true story of a young New York police officer refuses to extort money from criminals as the other officers do. His fellow police officers turn against him when he seeks to expose the situation during a grand jury investigation.
"One of the British New Wave's most versatile directors, John Schlesinger came to New York in the late 1960s to make Midnight Cowboy, a picaresque story of friendship that captured a city in crisis and sparked a new era of Hollywood movies. Jon Voight delivers a career-making performance as Joe Buck, a wide-eyed hustler from Texas hoping to score big with wealthy city women; he finds a companion in Enrico "Ratso" Rizzo, an ailing swindler with a bum...