Walking Tall (1973)

Walking Tall
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 2hr 5mins.
Genres Biopic
Keywords melodrama
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Mort Briskin Producer n/a 3 3000001
Charles A Pratt Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Mort Briskin Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Phil Karlson Director n/a 2 2000001
Lurene Tuttle Actor n/a 1 1000021
Logan Ramsey Actor n/a 1 1000019
Kenneth Tobey Actor n/a 1 1000020
Ralph Black Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
David Hall Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Stan Jolley Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Andy Gilmore Sound sound recording mixer 120816 14000001
David Dockendorf Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000002
Don Black Theme Lyrics lyrics 120861 8000002
Walter Scharf Music n/a 120781 8000001
Jack A Marta Cinematographer cinematography 402 6000001
Harry Gerstad Editor n/a 172 7000001
Pepper Martin Actor n/a 1 1000018
Sam Laws Actor n/a 1 1000017
John Brascia Actor Prentiss 1 1000006
Bruce Glover Actor Deputy Coker 1 1000007
Arch Johnson Actor Buel Jaggers 1 1000008
Brenda Benet Actor Luan 1 1000005
Noah Beery Jr. Actor Grandpa Pusser 1 1000004
Elizabeth Hartman Actor Pauline Pusser 1 1000002
Gene Evans Actor Sheriff Thurman 1 1000003
Felton Perry Actor Deputy Eaker 1 1000009
Richard X Slattery Actor Arno Purdy 1 1000010
Douglas Fowley Actor n/a 1 1000015
Don Keefer Actor n/a 1 1000016
Sidney Clute Actor n/a 1 1000014
Ed Call Actor n/a 1 1000013
Rosemary Murphy Actor Callie Hacker 1 1000011
Lynn Borden Actor n/a 1 1000012
Joe Don Baker Actor Buford Pusser 1 1000001
Synopsis
Buford Pusser is a tough, Tennessee sheriff, determined to clean up gambling, moonshine whiskey, and prostitution in his town, and is known for using a big stick to smash things up when necessary. Eventually, the criminals in the town form an alliance against Pusser in an effort to take back the town, beating him up and murdering his wife. Now Buford Pusser is really mad...