Director David Stevens
Music director Pino Donaggio
Country United States
Genre Crime, Drama, Romance
Cinematography David Eggby
Writer Spencer Eastman
|Release date September 23, 1988|
Cast Matt Dillon (Doyle Kennedy), Andrew McCarthy (Wade Corey), Leslie Hope, Alan Toy, Andy Romano
Similar movies Matt Dillon appears in Kansas and Tex
Tagline In a life of crime, no one can be trusted... Not even your friend.
Kansas is a 1988 American crime drama film starring Matt Dillon and Andrew McCarthy.
It tells the story of a young man returning home to attend a wedding who hooks up with a drifter who turns out to be a violent bank robber.
Kansas trailer 1988
A young man named Wade Corey (McCarthy) is going to a wedding. On the way he meets a hobo (Dillon), who forces him into a bank robbery. While hiding the money they stole under a bridge, the governor's car goes off the bridge. When Wade saves the Governor's daughter from the car, he becomes a hero.
Roger Ebert and Gene Siskel both gave it thumbs down, saying that the plot was recycled from Horatio Alger novels. Hollywood Video said it was uneven, although Matt Dillon's performance was given good reviews.
ReferencesKansas (film) Wikipedia
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