Monday Night at the Movies: Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
Movie: Bonnie and Clyde
Stars: Warren Beaty & Faye Dunaway
Rating: R for violence
Film series: Part of the Monday Night at the Movies Film Series.
In the middle of the Great Depression, Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker meet when Clyde tries to steal Bonnie's mother's car. Bonnie, who is bored by her job as a waitress, is intrigued with Clyde, and decides to take up with him and become his partner in crime. They do some holdups, but their amateur efforts, while exciting, are not very lucrative.The duo's crime spree shifts into high gear once they hook up with a dim-witted gas station attendant, C.W. Moss.Bonnie and Clyde turn from pulling small-time heists to robbing banks. Their exploits also become more violent.