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Mr Majestyk

  • Film

Time Out says

Charles Bronson, his eyes just about open, strides through this film as a paternalistic melon-grower in Colorado, anti-racist, tolerant of unions (well, you can tell, he gets the melon-picking union girl in the end; how does Cristal keep her hair so black and shiny after all that sweaty work?), who falls foul of local crooks and labour racketeers. But melon-grower beats ruthless psychopath, casting aspersions at the police force en route. Fleischer handles a heavy script and most of the acting like no one should handle a melon; but he really soars into competence at moments of tension, car chases, and general cinematic escapism.
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Release Details

  • Duration:103 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Richard Fleischer
  • Screenwriter:Elmore Leonard
  • Cast:
    • Charles Bronson
    • Al Lettieri
    • Linda Cristal
    • Lee Purcell
    • Paul Koslo
    • Taylor Lacher
    • Frank Maxwell
    • Alejandro Rey
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