Convoy
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The CB (citizen's band) radio fad had nearly run its course when this feel-good action film was made by director Sam Peckinpah. In the story, based on C.W. McCall's song "Convoy", a group of struggling truckers (who stay in touch by CB) run into a situation which ignites their indignation. They arrange to form a truck convoy under the leadership of the man whose CB nickname is "Rubber Duck" (Kris Kristofferson). He is the most aggrieved of the bunch, having been harassed beyond the point of endurance by Lyle Wallace (Ernest Borgnine) a blackmailing traffic cop who… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 38%

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"A bad joke that backfires on the director."
‑ Vincent Canby, New York Times
"Unmotivated story riddled with confusion and disarray. Production staff does the job with little imagination."
‑ , TV Guide's Movie Guide
"It might be worth seeing how the acclaimed auteur who made The Wild Bunch could also make the dreadful Convoy."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Like "The Getaway," only it sucks."
‑ Michael A. Smith, Nolan's Pop Culture Review
"Convoy continues Peckinpah's voyage into "nihilist poetry," in the phrase of Pauline Kael..."
‑ Richard T. Jameson, Parallax View
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