Badlands (1973)

In 1959 a lot of people were killing time. Kit and Holly were killing people.

  • Genre: Crime, Drama
  • Release Date: 1973-10-15
  • User Rating: 7.7/10 from 540 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 34min
  • Language: Español
  • Production Company: Pressman-Williams
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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Dramatization of the Starkweather-Fugate killing spree of the 1950s, in which a teenage girl and her twenty-something boyfriend slaughtered her entire family and several others in the Dakota badlands.

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  • Martin Sheen

    as Kit Carruthers
  • Sissy Spacek

    as Holly Sargis
  • Ramon Bieri

    as Cato
  • Warren Oates

    as Holly's Father
  • Alan Vint

    as Deputy
  • Charles Fitzpatrick

    as Clerk
  • Gary Littlejohn

    as Sheriff
  • John Carter

    as Rich Man
  • Bryan Montgomery

    as Boy
  • Terrence Malick

    as Caller at Rich Man's House
  • Charlie Sheen

    as Boy Under Lamppost
  • Emilio Estevez

    as Boy Under Lamppost
  • John Womack Jr.

    as Trooper
  • Gail Threlkeld

    as Girl
Directing Terrence Malick Director
Writing Terrence Malick Screenplay
Production Terrence Malick Producer
Editing Robert Estrin Editor
Camera Tak Fujimoto Director of Photography
Camera Stevan Larner Director of Photography
Camera Brian Probyn Director of Photography
Production Jill Jakes Producer
Production Louis A. Stroller Producer
Production Edward R. Pressman Executive Producer
Sound George Aliceson Tipton Original Music Composer
Production Dianne Crittenden Casting
Crew George Fisher Stunts
Editing Billy Weber Editor
Art Jack Fisk Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Rosanna Norton Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Dona Baldwin Hairstylist
Sound John Wilkinson Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Sharron Miller Sound Editor
Sound James Nelson Supervising Sound Editor