The Reivers


The Reivers (1969)




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Growing up in Mississippi in the early 1900s, young Mitch Vogel finds himself tooling around the country in a vintage automobile with ne'er-do-well farm hand Steve McQueen and distant black relative Rupert Crosse. The three have a series of adventures, including training a broken-down racehorse.


Steve McQueen
as Boon Hogganbeck
Mitch Vogel
as Lucius McCaslin
Rupert Crosse
as Ned McCaslin
Ruth White
as Miss Reba
Juano Hernandez
as Uncle Possum
Lonny Chapman
as Maury McCaslin
Dub Taylor
as Dr. Peabody
Allyn Ann McLerie
as Alison McCaslin
Diane Ladd
as Phoebe
Pat Randall
as May Ellen
Vinette Carroll
as Aunt Callie
Sara Taft
as Sarah
Raymond Guth
as Uncle Ike
Shug Fisher
as Cousin Zack
Logan Ramsey
as Walter Clapp
Jon Shank
as Joe Poleymus
Ella Mae Brown
as Mrs. Possum
Florence St. Peter
as Mary Possum
John McLiam
as Van Tosch
Michael Hinn
as Joe Dobbs
Owen Bush
as Pete Hyde
James Rawley
as Paul Hart
Al Hopson
as Al Boyce
Vinnette Carrol
as Aunt Callie
Jimmy Goodwin
as W.J. Carver
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Critic Reviews for The Reivers

All Critics (4) | Top Critics (1)

A well acted adaptation of William Faulkner's last novel, offering good roles for Steve McQueen and Rupert Cross, only the second black to receive an oscar nomination by 1969.

Jul 18, 2011 | Rating: B | Full Review…

Fine adventure tale.

Sep 13, 2010 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

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