The Chase is a 1966 American drama film, directed by Arthur Penn, written by Lillian Hellman, and starring Marlon Brando, Jane Fonda, and Robert Redford. It tells the story of a series of events that are set into motion by a prison break. The film also features E.G. Marshall, Angie Dickinson, Janice Rule, Miriam Hopkins, Martha Hyer, Robert Duvall, and James Fox.


In the mid-1960s, in a small town in Tarl County, Texas, where banker Val Rogers (E.G. Marshall) wields a great deal of influence, word comes that native son Bubber Reeves (Robert Redford) and another man have escaped from prison.

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    contentLocation Texas
    director Arthur Penn
    editor Gene Milford
    genre drama
    keywords best friend drink hide loyal wife morning small town turn
    musicBy John Barry
    producer Sam Spiegel
    productionCompany Horizon Pictures
    publisher Columbia Pictures
    theme vigilante