The Sugarland Express (1974)

Comedy / Drama
1h 49m
Married small-time crooks Lou-Jean and Clovis Poplin lose their baby to the state of Texas and resolve to do whatever it takes to get him back. Lou-Jean gets Clovis out of jail, and the two steal their son from his foster home, in addition to taking a highway patrolman hostage. As a massive dragnet starts to pursue them across Texas, the couple become unlikely folk heroes and even start to bond with the captive policeman.
Director(s): Steven Spielberg
Poster for The Sugarland Express (1974)
Audience: 66%rottentomatoes rating
Critics: 85%rottentomatoes rating
Film certificate Suitable for general viewing, some scenes may be unsuitable for younger children Rottentomatoes film page The Sugarland Express (1974) on IMDb

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