The Last Picture Show

Lists: Drama, AFI 100 (2007), Best Picture nominee 1970 to 1979

Brief Synopsis: "The coming of age of a youth named Sonny in a small Texas town in the 1950s."

Overall Ranking: - (Rank from 1971: # 0)

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David Baruffi97(full review)
Thomas Pollock78(full review)

People Involved

  • Timothy Bottoms (Sonny Crawford)
  • Jeff Bridges (Duane Jackson)
  • Cybill Shepherd (Jacy Farrow)
  • Ben Johnson (Sam the Lion)
  • Cloris Leachman (Ruth Popper)
  • Ellen Burstyn (Lois Farrow)
  • Eileen Brennan (Genevieve)
  • Clu Gulager (Abilene)
  • Sam Bottoms (Billy)
  • Sharon Ullrick (Charlene Duggs)
  • Randy Quaid (Lester Marlow)
  • Bill Thurman (Coach Popper)
  • Jessie Lee Fulton (Miss Mosey)
  • Helena Humann (Jimmie Sue)
  • Barc Doyle (Joe Bob Blanton)
  • Gary Brockette (Bobby Sheen)
  • John Hillerman (English teacher)
  • Joe Heathcock (Sheriff)
  • Kimberly Hyde (Annie-Annie)
  • Noble Willingham (Chester)
  • Janice OMalley (Mrs. Clarg)
  • Grover Lewis (Sonnys father)
  • Peter Bogdanovich (Director)