About the film
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Release Date: May 25, 1969
|Slogan||:||«Whatever you hear about Midnight Cowboy is true.»|
|Production Companies||:||Florin Productions, Jerome Hellman Productions, United Artists|
|Producers||:||Kenneth Utt, Fred C. Caruso, Jerome Hellman, Hal Schaffel|
|Writers||:||Waldo Salt, James Leo Herlihy|
Joe Buck is a wide-eyed hustler from Texas hoping to score big with wealthy New York City women; he finds a companion in Enrico "Ratso" Rizzo, an ailing swindler with a bum leg and a quixotic fantasy of escaping to Florida.