The Friends Of Eddie Coyle

  • 1973
  • Movie
  • R
  • Crime

Mitchum is Eddie Coyle, a three-time loser. One more offense and he goes to prison for life--no parole, no hope. Police learn of an impending Boston bank robbery and go to Coyle, telling him that they know he earns a living for his destitute family by running illegal goods across state lines. They will put him away unless he squeals on the robbery gang....read more

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The Friends of Eddie Coyle
Based on the best-selling novel by George V. Higgins, The Friends of Eddie Coyle chronicles the last days of a weary Boston-based weapons dealer. Eddi (more…)
The Friends Of Eddie Coyle - Trailer
02:59 — In one of the best performances of his legendary career, Robert Mitchum plays small-time gunrunner Eddie “Fingers” Coyle in an adaptation by Peter Yat (more…)
The Friends Of Eddie Coyle - Official Trailer
01:36 — In one of the best performances of his legendary career, Robert Mitchum plays small-time gunrunner Eddie “Fingers” Coyle in an adaptation by Peter Yat (more…)
(Movie Clip) Open, Ten Singles
Understated and oddly fascinating opening sequence, featuring Alex Rocco casing a bank, from the Boston-based crime drama The Friends of Eddie Coyle, (more…)
(Movie Clip) Stand-Up Guy
Eddie (Robert Mitchum) complains about his sentence to ex-con barkeep Dillon (Peter Doyle), who then meets federal agent Foley (Richard Jordan) outsid (more…)
(Movie Clip) Helping My Uncle
Informant Eddie (Robert Mitchum) in a secret meeting featuring oblique dialogue with shady federal agent Foley (Richard Jordan), from Peter Yates' The (more…)
(Movie Clip) Extra Set of Knuckles
First appearance as the title character by Robert Mitchum, meeting gun seller Jackie Brown (Steven Keats) in a metro-Boston cafe, exchanging dialogue (more…)
(Movie Clip) Give Them The Time
Mesmerizing robbery scene featuring the bank manager (Peter MacLean), his family held hostage, executing instructions from masked thieves (Alex Rocco, (more…)
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02:56 — Trailer for The Friends of Eddie Coyle. A highwater mark in 1970s crime drama, The Friends of Eddie Coyle doesn t dabble in stylized glamour--the fil (more…)
Trailer
01:28 — Trailer for The Friends of Eddie Coyle. In one of the best performances of his legendary career, Robert Mitchum plays small-time gunrunner Eddie 'Fin (more…)

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  • Released: 1973
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Mitchum is Eddie Coyle, a three-time loser. One more offense and he goes to prison for life--no parole, no hope. Police learn of an impending Boston bank robbery and go to Coyle, telling him that they know he earns a living for his destitute family by runn… (more)

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