Straight Time

83
  • R
  • Genre(s): Crime Drama
  • Release year: 1978
  • Running time: 114 min
A paroled burglar tries to get a job and keep on the straight-and-narrow. His hard-core parole officer has different ideas and sends him back to jail. When he gets out again, he goes after the parole officer, steals his car and returns to a life of crime.
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A paroled burglar tries to get a job and keep on the straight-and-narrow. His hard-core parole officer has different ideas and sends him back to jail. When he gets out again, he goes after the parole officer, steals his car and returns to a life of crime.

Original Release

03/17/1978

US Release

03/17/1978

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Cast

Dustin Hoffman Max Dembo
Theresa Russell Jenny Mercer
Gary Busey Willy Darin
Harry Dean Stanton Jerry Schue
M. Emmet Walsh Earl Frank
Kathy Bates Selma Darin
Rita Taggart Carol Schue
Sandy Baron Manny
Peter Kwong Grocery Clerk
Fran Ryan Cafe Owner
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Ulu Grosbard, Dustin Hoffman

Writers

Michael Mann, Edward Bunker, Jeffrey Boam, Alvin Sargent, Nancy Dowd

Cast

Producers

Howard Pine Executive Producer
Stanley Beck Producer
Tim Zinnemann Producer
Dustin Hoffman Producer
Gail Mutrux Producer

Editors

Sam O'Steen, Randy Roberts

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