Outlaw Blues

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"His song is a runaway hit while he's a hit runaway."
  • PG
  • 1977
  • 1 hr 40 min
  • 6.0  (494)

Outlaw Blues is a 1977 American film based on the life of a musician named Bobby Ogden. The film stars Peter Fonda in the role of Bobby Ogden and Susan Saint James as Tina Waters. The movie was directed by Richard T. Heffron, and the screenplay was written by Bill Kerby and Daniel Petrie Jr. The story follows Bobby Ogden, a talented musician who is struggling to make a name for himself. When he meets an attractive journalist named Tina Waters, he sees an opportunity to get his music heard by a wider audience. Bobby convinces Tina to write an article about him in her magazine, which leads to a recording contract with a major record label.

As Bobby's music career takes off, he becomes increasingly egotistical and reckless. He starts to party all the time, and his relationships with friends and lovers become strained. Meanwhile, Tina struggles to balance her feelings for Bobby with her job as a journalist.

The film takes a dramatic turn when Bobby and Tina get caught up in a drug bust. The police find drugs in Bobby's apartment, and he is arrested and sent to jail. Tina is devastated by this turn of events and tries to help Bobby by getting a lawyer and exposing the truth about what happened.

Despite the obstacles they face, Bobby and Tina manage to overcome their problems and find a way to be together. The movie ends with Bobby back on stage, playing music and wowing the audience.

Overall, Outlaw Blues is a compelling drama that explores the ups and downs of fame and the music industry. The performances by Peter Fonda and Susan Saint James are solid, and the film features a number of memorable musical numbers. While the movie does have its flaws, particularly in the pacing and some of the character development, it remains a strong and entertaining film that is well worth watching.

Outlaw Blues is a 1977 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 40 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.0.

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    1 hr 40 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    6.0  (494)