They Shoot Horses, Don't They?1969

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They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
Directed by:
Sydney Pollack

"They Shoot Horses, Don't They?" (also known as "Non si uccidono così anche i cavalli?", "Nur Pferden gibt man den Gnadenschuß") is a Drama film directed by Sydney Pollack, and written by James Poe, released in the USA on December 10 of 1969 . Jane Fonda and Michael Sarrazin are starring, alongside Susannah York, Gig Young, Red Buttons and Bonnie Bedelia.

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Who is the director of "They Shoot Horses, Don't They?":

They Shoot Horses, Don't They? was directed by Sydney Pollack, an American producer, director, and actor.

Before They Shoot Horses, Don't They?, Sydney Pollack had directed Castle Keep, released in 1969, The Swimmer (1968), The Scalphunters (1968), This Property Is Condemned (1966). Since, he directed Jeremiah Johnson, released in 1972, The Yakuza (1974), Three Days of the Condor (1975), Bobby Deerfield (1977), The Electric Horseman (1979), and Absence of Malice (1981).

What was the release date of "They Shoot Horses, Don't They?":

They Shoot Horses, Don't They? was initially released on Wednesday, December 10, 1969, in the United States.. This was fifty (50) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, September 10, 1970 in Germany.

What is the cast of "They Shoot Horses, Don't They?":

At the casting of They Shoot Horses, Don't They? we find Jane Fonda, previously seen in Barbarella (1968) and Histoires extraordinaires (1968); Michael Sarrazin (In Search of Gregory (1969), The Sweet Ride (1968)); Susannah York (Battle of Britain (1969), Oh! What a Lovely War (1969)) [ more... ]

  • Jane Fonda, Bruce Dern and Mary Gregory also worked together in Coming Home, released in 1978.
  • Severn Darden and Jacquelyn Hyde also appeared together in Hopscotch, released in 1980.
  • Allyn Ann McLerie and Bruce Dern can both be seen in The Cowboys, released in 1972.

What is the Storyline of "They Shoot Horses, Don't They?":

Robert Syverton (Michael Sarrazin), who once dreamed of being a great film director, recalls the events leading to an unstated crime. In his youth, he saw a horse break its leg, after which it was shot and put out of its misery. Years later, in 1932, he wanders into a dance marathon about to begin in the shabby La Monica Ballroom, perched over the Pacific Ocean on the Santa Monica Pier, near Los Angeles. He is recruited by MC (Master of Ceremonies) Rocky (Gig Young) as a substitute partner for a cynical [...]

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