The Grey Fox
The Grey Fox (1982)

Francis Ford Coppola protégé Phillip Borsos directs this elegiac, low-key tale about real-life bandit Bill Miner that has become a classic of Canadian cinema. Having been released from jail in 1901 following a 33-year prison sentence for… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: December 16, 1982
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Phil Hall
Film Threat

One of the best films of the 1980s and one of the greatest films to come out of Canada.

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Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

Outstanding, understated Western; great performance by Farnsworth as an outlaw whose time has passed.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Richard Farnsworth emanates roguish strength and independence as a legendary train robber.

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Rob Vaux
Flipside Movie Emporium

Richard Farnsworth's career finds elegant summation in this breezy laid-back Western.

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Adam Mahler
one of the great Canadian movies
John Ballantine
Finally saw it thanks to TIFF's recent 30th anniversary airing. Unfortunately what could be Canada's greatest film is caught up on a poor distribution… More