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The Old Man & the Gun (2018)

David Lowery, 2018

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The Old Man and the Gun
David Grann, 2003

The Old Man & the Gun is a movie directed by David Lowery in 2018 and inspired by the book The Old Man and the Gun: The secrets of a legendary stickup man by David Grann, first published in 2003. The movie features Robert Redford, Sissy Spacek, Casey Affleck, Danny Glover, Tika Sumpter, Elisabeth Moss, and others.

What users say

“The book is better than the movie”

But the movie is worth watching.

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RATING

6.7

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of The Old Man and the Gun, the 2003 book by David Grann.

The Old Man and the Gun

Read by: Mark Deakins

Storyline

Career criminal Forrest Tucker, a wanted man for two years since his daring escape from San Quentin State Prison in 1978, has just robbed another bank. While evading police, the 74-year-old charmer comes across a woman on the side of the road with car trouble and stops to give the appearance of assisting.

Movie vs Book

Poster of The Old Man & the Gun, the 2018 movie by David Lowery

Year

2018

Minutes

93

Movie Rate

6.70

Source: IMDb

Movie

The Old Man & the Gun

Country: USA

Year: 2018

Length: 1h33m

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Cover of The Old Man and the Gun, the 2003 book by David Grann

Year

2003

Pages

30

Book Rate

7.56

S: Goodreads

Book

The Old Man and the Gun

Subtitle: The secrets of a legendary stickup man

Country: USA

First published in: 2003

Length: 30 pages

Genre: Non Fiction

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User polls & recommendations

Which is better?

Poster of The Old Man & the Gun, the 2018 movie by David Lowery

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IS IT WORTH WATCHING?

Poster of The Old Man & the Gun, the 2018 movie by David Lowery

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25% No

6 votes

2 votes

book

IS IT WORTH READING?

Cover of The Old Man and the Gun, the 2003 book by David Grann

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40% No

6 votes

4 votes

User Polls Summary

“The book is better than the movie”

But the movie is worth watching.

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