A small Texan town, the early 1950s: besides graduation, three drifter teens—the enigmatic Sonny, the wayward jock Duane, and the desperate-to-be-adored rich girl Jacy—face the usual adolescent problems of parents, confusing sexual intrigue and the limitations of life in the sticks.

Academy Awards, 1972: 2 wins including: Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Johnson & Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Leachman

Cast And Credits

Director : Peter Bogdanovich
Producer : Stephen J. Friedman
Screenplay : Peter Bogdanovich Larry McMurtry
DOP : Robert Surtees
Editor : Donn Cambern
Cast : Jeff Bridges, Cybill Shepherd, Ben Johnson, Timothy Bottoms, Cloris Leachman, Ellen Burstyn, Eileen Brennan, Clu Gulager