September 5th, 2009
By Rail Series
BUTCH CASSIDY AND THE SUNDANCE KID
Dir. George Roy Hill (USA, 1969) 110 mins
Loosely based on historical fact, Butch and the Sundance kid, the leaders of the Hole-in-the-Wall Gang, are planning another robbery. They decide to rob the Union Pacific train twice. The first robbery goes well but the second robbery does not. A second train arrives, which is carrying a posse that has been specially outfitted to hunt Butch and Sundance. Trailing them no matter where they run Butch and Sundance escape to Bolivia.