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The Longest Yard

The Longest Yard(1974)

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Brief Synopsis

A former, professional quarterback turned convict is asked to help a semiprofessional team of guards win a championship game, in exchange for early parole.

Cast & Crew

Robert Aldrich Director
Burt Reynolds Paul Crewe
Eddie Albert Warden Hazen
Ed Lauter Captain Knauer
Michael Conrad Scarboro
James Hampton Caretaker
Harry Caesar Granville
Joe Kapp Guard
Bernadette Peters Warden'S Secretary
Pepper Martin Shop Steward
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MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1974 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Glen Glenn Sound Company .....Production Company, Paramount Pictures .....Studio, Paramount Pictures .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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  • longest yard

    kevin sellers 2019-01-02

    Decent 70s ant establishment escapist fare (unless part of what you're trying to escape is misogyny and/or sexism). Not as good as the two movies it... MORE>

  • Burt Reynolds at his best

    mike 2014-09-17

    Burt Reynolds is cast as a disgraced pro quarterback who is fed up with his gold-digger girlfriend. He escapes a potentially disastrous relationship by... MORE>

  • The Longest Yard (1974)

    Jay 2009-05-17

    There is no denying there are some very funny scenes, particularly the cheerleaders, and it is a very entertaining movie. Even Burt Reynolds is good. Good... MORE>