The Last Picture Show1971

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The Last Picture Show
Directed by:
Peter Bogdanovich

"The Last Picture Show" (also known as "Ultimo spettacolo, L'", "Letzte Vorstellung, Die") is a Drama film directed by Peter Bogdanovich, released on October 03 of 1971 in the USA . Timothy Bottoms is starring, alongside Jeff Bridges, Cybill Shepherd, Ben Johnson, Cloris Leachman and Ellen Burstyn.

THE PICTURE SHOW THAT INTRODUCED AMERICA TO THE FORGOTTEN 1950S. It launched the meteoric career of its brilliant new director and its talented cast. It won 2 Academy Awards, and nominations for 8. If you missed it the first time, you owe it to yourself now. If you saw it once, remember it again.

Who directed "The Last Picture Show":

The Last Picture Show was directed by Peter Bogdanovich, an American actor, director, producer, writer, and cinematographer.

Before directing The Last Picture Show, Peter Bogdanovich had directed Targets, released in 1968, Voyage to the Planet of Prehistoric Women (1968). Since, he directed Paper Moon, released in 1973, Daisy Miller (1974), At Long Last Love (1975), Nickelodeon (1976), Saint Jack (1979), and They All Laughed (1981).

When was "The Last Picture Show" released:

The Last Picture Show was first released in the United States on Sunday, October 03, 1971.. This was forty-eight (48) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, May 25, 1973 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "The Last Picture Show":

At the casting of The Last Picture Show we find Timothy Bottoms, previously seen in Johnny Got His Gun (1971); Jeff Bridges (Halls of Anger (1970)); Cybill Shepherd (The Heartbreak Kid (1972), Daisy Miller (1974)) [ more... ]

  • Timothy Bottoms, Jeff Bridges, Cybill Shepherd, Cloris Leachman, Eileen Brennan, Randy Quaid, Barc Doyle and Loyd Catlett also appeared together in Texasville, released in 1990.
  • John Hillerman and Cybill Shepherd, Eileen Brennan, Loyd Catlett can be seen in At Long Last Love, released in 1975.
  • Jessie Lee Fulton and Ben Johnson, Bill Thurman also appeared in The Sugarland Express, released in 1974.
  • John Hillerman and Randy Quaid, Jessie Lee Fulton also worked together in Paper Moon, released in 1973.
  • Cybill Shepherd, Cloris Leachman and Eileen Brennan also worked together in Daisy Miller, released in 1974.
  • Robert Glenn and Bill Thurman, Jessie Lee Fulton also appeared together in A Bullet for Pretty Boy, released in 1970.
  • Jeff Bridges, Sam Bottoms and Loyd Catlett also appeared in Seabiscuit, released in 2003.

What is the Storyline of "The Last Picture Show":

In 1951, Sonny Crawford (Bottoms) and Duane Jackson (Bridges) are small-town Texas high-school seniors. They are friends and co-captains of Anarene High School's football team and share a rooming house home and a battered old pickup truck. Duane is good-looking, amusing and popular, and dates Jacy Farrow (Shepherd), the prettiest (and wealthiest) girl in town. Sonny is sensitive and caring, with a dumpy, unpleasant girlfriend, Charlene Duggs (Sharon Taggart), whom he does not love; she shares his [...]

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