Straight Time (1978)


After being released on parole, a burglar attempts to go straight, get a regular job, and just go by the rules. He soon finds himself back in jail at the hands of a power-hungry parole officer.

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Movie Score: 7.2/10 from 52 votes
Release Date: 1978-03-18
Status: Released
Run time: 114 min / 1:54
Production Studio : First Artists, Sweetwall
Production Country: United States of America
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Straight Time Casts

Dustin Hoffman
as Max Dembo
Theresa Russell
as Jenny Mercer
Gary Busey
as Willy Darin
Harry Dean Stanton
as Jerry Schue
M. Emmet Walsh
as Earl Frank
Rita Taggart
as Carol Schue
Kathy Bates
as Selma Darin
Sandy Baron
as Manny
Jake Busey
as Henry Darin
Peter Kwong
as Grocery Clerk
Fran Ryan
as Cafe Owner
Edward Bunker
as Mickey
Tina Menard
as Hotel Manager
Stephanie Ericsson
as Bar Patron
Dave Kelly
as Counterman
Don Sommese
as Waiter
Kit Jee Wong
as Grocer
Jane Howard
as Employment Clerk

Straight Time Crew

Directing Ulu Grosbard Director
Writing Edward Bunker Novel
Writing Alvin Sargent Screenplay
Writing Edward Bunker Screenplay
Writing Jeffrey Boam Screenplay
Production Stanley Beck Producer
Production Tim Zinnemann Producer
Production Gail Mutrux Associate Producer
Production Howard Pine Executive Producer
Camera Owen Roizman Director of Photography
Editing Sam O'Steen Editor
Editing Randy Roberts Editor
Production Dianne Crittenden Casting
Art Stephen B. Grimes Production Design
Art Dick Lawrence Art Direction
Art Marvin March Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Vivienne Walker Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Bob Westmoreland Makeup Artist
Directing Jack Roe Assistant Director
Crew Everett Creach Stunt Coordinator
Crew Sorin Serene Pricopie Stunts
Crew Alan Gibbs Stunts
Crew Victor Paul Stunts
Crew Dick Ziker Stunt Coordinator
Camera Robert M. Stevens Camera Operator
Directing John Franco Script Supervisor
Writing Michael Mann Writer
Sound David Shire Original Music Composer
Art Barry Bedig Property Master
Sound John Caper Jr. Music Editor
Production Susan Leslie Battles Production Coordinator
Sound James E. Webb Production Sound Mixer
Sound Richard Portman Sound Re-Recording Mixer