Cover image for The old man & the gun [DVD] / Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; in association with Endgame Entertainment ; a Condé Nast Entertainment/Sailor Bear Film/Identity Films/Tango Productions/Wildwood Enterprises production ; produced by James D. Stern, Dawn Ostroff, Jeremy Steckler, Anthony Mastromauro, Bill Holderman, Toby Halbrooks, James M. Johnston, Robert Redford ; written and directed by David Lowery.
Title:
The old man & the gun [DVD] / Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; in association with Endgame Entertainment ; a Condé Nast Entertainment/Sailor Bear Film/Identity Films/Tango Productions/Wildwood Enterprises production ; produced by James D. Stern, Dawn Ostroff, Jeremy Steckler, Anthony Mastromauro, Bill Holderman, Toby Halbrooks, James M. Johnston, Robert Redford ; written and directed by David Lowery.
Title Variants:
Old man and the gun
ISBN:
9786317525276
Publication Information:
Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2019]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Based on the New Yorker article "The Old Man and the Gun" by David Grann.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.

Wide screen (2.39:1).

Special features: Everything else we shot; Prison cats; On filmmaking; 31 wake-ups; Joining the hunt; Audio commentary by David Lowery; Gallery.
Abstract:
At age 70, Forrest Tucker infamously made his escape from the tough San Quentin prison. Once he had gained his freedom, he embarked on a new set of heists that left investigators scratching their heads and the public fascinated by the story. This true story details Tucker's life which includes a detective wrapped up in the case, and a female who takes a liking to Tucker despite the criminal path he's on.
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MPAA rating: PG-13; for brief strong language.
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Based on the true story of Forrest Tucker's escape from San Quentin at the age of 70. The escape enchanted the public and confounded the authorities. Detective John Hunt became captivated with Forrest's commitment to his craft.