Bronco Billy
Bronco Billy (1980)

Bronco Billy stars Clint Eastwood (who also directed) as the impresario of a seedy wild west show. Going along for the ride is spoiled socialite Sondra Locke, who is "initiated" by being pressed into service as the wrong end of a… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: January 1, 1980
DVD Release Date: August 8, 2000
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Critic Score: 82% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Charming offbeat Western satire about a modern-day cowboy, directed and starring Clint Eastwood.

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Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

An affectionate ode to the fading myth of the American West.

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Scott Weinberg

This movie clearly means a whole lot to Clint Eastwood, and he does a darn good job of showing why.

Dan Jardine

"The film's sweetly nostalgic tone also conveys Eastwood's deep love of the Wild West and the simple values of the old-fashioned cowboy characters who fantasize about inhabiting it. "

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Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Entertaining Eastwood, unusual subject matter.

Ed Gonzalez
Apollo Guide

Eastwood, much like Burt Reynolds' character in Boogie Nights, welcomes everyone into an unconventional but strangely warm environment.

Rob Gonsalves

One of Clint Eastwood's most enjoyable films.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Bronco Billy depicts a genuine screen hero who incarnates the place that cowboys occupy in our slow moving dreams.

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

If you can overlook the warm fuzzies of this film, it can be charming, lighthearted fun.

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Flixster Audience Score: 47% Flixster User Reviews
Al S
A tremendously enjoyable motion picture. One of Clint Eastwood`s best movies and best performances ever. A compelling, well-character drawn and heart-warming… More
Dean McKenna
Good-natured and likeable, funny and touching of the Bronco Billy Wild West Show.
danny d
a modern tale with a western feel, bronco billy tells an incredibly unique story with solid direction and a perfect blend of humor and drama. i REALLY want to… More
xGary Xx
Clint Eastwood as an anachronistic cowboy in a modern day western that typically pines for the days when men were men etc. etc. Clint's likeable enough,… More