Movie Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)

Watched 20101204 (Netflix, Instant) 110 min
Watched 20101218 (Netflix, Instant)
Watched 20140210 (Netflix, Instant)
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) George Roy Hill. 110 min. [based loosely on historical fact]

Relevant Links:
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (IMDb.com)
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (Wikipedia.org)

20101204:
Whoa, awesome movie, especially if you're a guy.

Instant Comments:
The opening credits certainly were different than other opening credits.


Who are they?
Lol. They consider jumping into the river:
Sundance: I can't swim!
Butch Laughs.
Butch: Why, you crazy? The fall will probably kill you.

I like the montage in the middle of the movie. The way the film switches to and from sepia tone has a nice way of setting the mood.
Since most of the credits played at the beginning of the movie, the end credits are really short. They play over a sepia tone still of the last frame.


20101218:
I decided to watch this movie again with my dad. It is a great movie and I enjoyed watching it again. I still love the lines prior to the jump into the river. And the end was, as before, great. I did, however, fall asleep through part of the movie.

[20110607]
Paul Newman and Robert Redford make such a great team. They also did The Sting (1973) together.


20140210:
I put this on to watch in the background while I graded. Reiterating what I've said before, this film has a great story and its always a joy to watch. I would, however, clarify what I said in my first entry. While I think a male viewer would certainly enjoy the movie, there really isn't anything in the movie that would dampen the viewing experience for a female viewer.


Instant Comments:
"And I can't even spot how you're cheating."
"Hey Kid, how good are you?" [fires the gun out of the belt, hits it another few times away on the floor]
Haha. That fight.


Their real names.
"Raindrops keep falling on my head..."
"All of them." "All of them!?! What's the matter with those guys!?!"
Haha. "Who are those guys?"

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