The Sugarland Express

About

Crime drama co-written and directed by Steven Spielberg, marking his theatrical feature directorial debut. In the film, a woman tries to reunite her family by helping her husband escape prison and then kidnapping their son.

Trivia

It was the first collaboration between Spielberg and his long-time composer John Williams. It won Best Screenplay at the 1974 Cannes Film Festival.

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Released
April 5, 1974
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG
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Cast

1
Goldie Hawn, 72
Lou Jean Poplin
2
William Atherton, 71
Clovis Michael Poplin
3
Steve Kanaly, 72
Patrolman Jessup

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