Butch and Sundance: The Early Days (1972)





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This "prequel" to the Newman/Redford vehicle Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid was written by TV sitcom veteran Allan Burns and stars Tom Berenger as Butch and William Katt as Sundance. The film, per its title, traces the formative days of Butch and Sundance's careers as soft-hearted western outlaws, and their creation of the Hole-in-the-Wall Gang. There's no Etta Place this time around; the fictional heroine, named Mary, is played by Jill Eikenberry. Only Jeff Corey, as Sheriff Ray Bledsoe, … More

Rating: R (adult situations/language, violence)
Genre: Western, Action & Adventure, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: William Goldman, Allan Burns
In Theaters:
On DVD: Feb 22, 2005
Anchor Bay Entertainment

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as Butch Cassidy

as The Sundance Kid

as Sheriff Ray Bledsoe

as Kid Curry / Harvey L...

as Mary Parker

as Joe LeFors

as Capt. Prewitt

as Wyoming Governor

as O.C. Hanks

as Bookkeeper

as Old Robber

as The Telegrapher

as Daisy Mullen

as Mike Cassidy

as Bill Carver

as Cyrus Antoon

as Cyrus Antoon

as Conductor

as Bank Guard
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All Critics (3) | Top Critics (1)

Full Review… | February 23, 2012
Top Critic

...there's just no storyline holding the whole thing together.

Full Review… | May 22, 2011
Reel Film Reviews

Many quirky spins on familiar standards

| June 28, 2003

Audience Reviews for Butch and Sundance: The Early Days

Far sillier than the classic. The editing and writing make it a little choppy to watch. Only one guy in the entire movie gets killed.

Julie Gray

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