The Getaway

The Getaway (1972)

It takes two to make it … The big two.

  • Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1972-09-20
  • User Rating: 7.1/10 from 269 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 2min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Foster-Brower Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Sam Peckinpah
star 7.1/10
From 269 Ratings


A recently released ex-con and his loyal wife go on the run after a heist goes awry.

The Getaway Trailer

  • Steve McQueen

    as Doc McCoy
  • Ali MacGraw

    as Carol McCoy
  • Ben Johnson

    as Jack Beynon
  • Al Lettieri

    as Rudy Butler
  • Sally Struthers

    as Fran Clinton
  • Slim Pickens

    as Cowboy
  • Richard Bright

    as Dieb
  • Jack Dodson

    as Harold Clinton
  • Dub Taylor

    as Laughlin
  • Bo Hopkins

    as Frank Jackson
  • Roy Jenson

    as Cully
  • John Bryson

    as The Accountant
  • Bill Hart

    as Swain
  • Tom Runyon

    as Hayhoe
  • Whitney Jones

    as The Soldier
  • Tommy Bush

    as Cowboy's Helper
  • Raymond King

    as Boy on Train
  • Ivan Thomas

    as Boy on Train
  • C.W. White

    as Boy's Mother
  • Brenda W. King

    as Boys' Mother
  • W. Dee Kutach

    as Parole Board Chairman
  • Brick Lowry

    as Parole Board Commissioner
  • Martin Colley

    as McCoy's Lawyer
  • O.S. Savage

    as Field Captain
  • Dick Crockett

    as Bank Guard
  • A.L. Camp

    as Hardware Store Owner
  • Bob Veal

    as TV Show Proprietor
  • Bruce Bissonette

    as Sporting Goods Salesman
  • Maggie Gonzalez

    as Carhop
  • Jim Kannon

    as Cannon
  • Doug Dudley

    as Max
  • Stacy Newton

    as Stacy
  • Tom Bush

    as Cowboy's Helper
Art Angelo P. Graham Art Direction
Art George R. Nelson Set Decoration
Production Warren Skaaren Executive Producer
Writing Walter Hill Screenplay
Writing Jim Thompson Novel
Camera Lucien Ballard Director of Photography
Directing Sam Peckinpah Director
Crew Bud Hulburd Special Effects
Production David Foster Producer
Art Ted Haworth Art Direction
Sound Quincy Jones Original Music Composer
Editing Robert L. Wolfe Editor
Directing Michael Preece Script Supervisor
Production Patricia Mock Casting Director
Directing Newt Arnold Assistant Director
Production Gordon T. Dawson Associate Producer
Production Mitchell Brower Producer
Sound Michael Colgan Sound Editor
Costume & Make-Up Al Fleming Makeup Artist
Crew Whitey Hughes Stunts
Costume & Make-Up Ray Summers Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Kent James Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Barbara Siebert Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Jack Petty Makeup Artist
Sound Josef von Stroheim Sound Editor
Camera Gaylin P. Schultz Key Grip
Production Donald Guest Production Manager