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Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Movie Basics

Year of Release: 1969
Running Time: 1 hrs. 50 min.
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: George Roy Hill
Screenwriter: William Goldman
Producers: John C. Foreman and Paul Monash
Studio: 20th Century Fox

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Synopsis

The mostly-true story of real life Wild West train robbers Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. Portrayed with both charisma and chemistry by Paul Newman and Robert Redford, this excellent light-hearted Western was directed proficiently by George Roy Hill and written by William Goldman.

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Cast

Paul Newman - Butch Cassidy
Robert Redford - The Sundance Kid
Katharine Ross - Etta Place
Strother Martin - Percy Garris
Henry Jones - Bike Salesman
George Furth - Woodcock
Ted Cassidy - Harvey Logan

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Awards and Nominations

1969 Academy Awards® Best Cinematography (Win)
Best Original Screenplay (Win)
Best Score (Win)
Best Song - Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head (Win)

Best Picture (Nom)

Best Director (Nom)

Best Sound (Nom)

1970 Golden Globe Awards® Best Original Score (Win)

Best Movie - Drama (Nom)

Best Song (Nom)

Best Screenplay (Nom)

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Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Butch Cassidy ( Paul Newman ):

"Boy, I got vision and the rest of the world wears bifocals."

What is Butch Cassidy's real name?