The movie stars Robert Redford in which is based on a true story of Forrest Tucker , from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public.
Caleb Casey McGuire Affleck-Boldt who is an American actor and director , who is a Lowery favorite after”Ain’t Them Bodies Saints” and “A Ghosty Story”, plays the detective who was captivated by Forresta’s commitment to his craft and who becomes obsessed with Tucker. Sissy Spacek , who gets a ton of tender screen time in the trailer, plays the late love of Tucker’s life who loves him in spite of his chosen profession
The script of the movie is based on David Grann’s 2003 article in The New Yorker titled “The Old Man and the Gun”, which was later collected in Grann’s book “The Devil and Sherlock Holmes.
Directed by : David Lowery
Produced by : Bill Holderman
James D. Stern and Jeremy Steckler
Screenplay by : David Lowery
Based on : The Old man & The Gun by David Grann
Starring : Robert Redford, Casey Affleck, Danny Glover, Tika Sumpter, Tom Waits, Sissy Spacek
Country : USA
“The Old Man and the Gun” opens in theaters September 28 via Fox Searchlight Pictures