Bite The Bullet

  • 1975
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Western

Spendid period piece about an endurance horse race. The plot is not unlike THE GREAT RACE or THOSE MAGNIFICENT MEN IN THEIR FLYING MACHINES in that a disparate group is assembled, lots of secondary stories are opened, and the race begins. The film is very episodic rather than having a driving force behind it. Brooks writes and directs well, but there are...read more

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Nevada is the backdrop for the opening title sequence from writer/director Richard Brooks' 1975 revisionist Western Bite the Bullet, starring Gene Hac (more…)
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Sam Clayton (Gene Hackman) rides in to find the aftermath of a slaughter of horses in the opening scene from writer/director Richard Brooks' Bite the (more…)

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  • Released: 1975
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Spendid period piece about an endurance horse race. The plot is not unlike THE GREAT RACE or THOSE MAGNIFICENT MEN IN THEIR FLYING MACHINES in that a disparate group is assembled, lots of secondary stories are opened, and the race begins. The film is very… (more)

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