The Old Man and the Gun Movie production


The Old Man and the Gun

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Based on the true story of Forrest Tucker (Robert Redford), from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are detective John Hunt (Casey Affleck), who becomes captivated with Forrest’s commitment to his craft, and a woman (Sissy Spacek), who loves him in spite of his chosen profession.
the official version from on May 19, 2017

Production History as of October 16, 2018



Wrapped production May 2017 in Cincinnati, Ohio.


Principal photography is scheduled to begin in early spring 2017 in Ohio.


David Lowery will write and direct the film, which is based on a 2003 "New Yorker" article. Last announced in August 2010.