The Sugarland Express

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"Every cop in the state was after her. Everybody else was behind her."
  • PG
  • 1974
  • 1 hr 50 min
  • 6.8  (15,509)
  • 65

The young son of Lou Jean and Clovis Poplin is in danger of being put into foster care. Clovis breaks out of prison and helps his wife kidnap their son from his foster parents. On the way, the Poplins hitch a ride from an elderly couple and end up hijacking the car. After the car crashes in a police chase, the prisoner and his wife take the policeman hostage, in a stolen trailer, found in a lot. The couple eventually arrives, with the officer, to the foster parents' home. A group of policemen and the foster parents have a shootout.

The Sugarland Express
The Sugarland Express
The Sugarland Express

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Description
The young son of Lou Jean and Clovis Poplin is in danger of being put into foster care. Clovis breaks out of prison and helps his wife kidnap their son from his foster parents. On the way, the Poplins hitch a ride from an elderly couple and end up hijacking the car. After the car crashes in a police chase, the prisoner and his wife take the policeman hostage, in a stolen trailer, found in a lot. The couple eventually arrives, with the officer, to the foster parents' home. A group of policemen and the foster parents have a shootout.

The Sugarland Express is a 1974 crime movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 50 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.8 and a MetaScore of 65.

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  • Release Date
    1974
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 50 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.8  (15,509)
  • Metascore
    65