Bad Company

Bad Company (1972)

  • Genre: Western, Drama
  • Release Date: 1972-10-08
  • User Rating: 6.4/10 from 29 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 33min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Jaffilms Inc.
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Robert Benton
star 6.4/10
From 29 Ratings


Jeff Bridges stars as young con man named Jake Rumsey in this highly original Western. After Drew Dixon (Barry Brown), an upright young man, is sent west by his religious family to avoid being drafted into the Civil War, he drifts across the land with a loose confederation of young vagrants.

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  • Jeff Bridges

    as Drew Dixon
  • Barry Brown

    as Drew Dixon
  • David Huddleston

    as Big Joe
  • Jerry Houser

    as Arthur Simms
  • Geoffrey Lewis

    as Hobbs
  • Ed Lauter

    as Orin
  • John Savage

    as Loney
  • Jim Davis

    as Marshal
  • Damon Douglas

    as Jim Bob Logan
  • Joshua Hill Lewis

    as Boog Bookin
  • John Quade

    as Nolan
  • Jean Allison

    as Mrs. Dixon
  • Ned Wertimer

    as Mr. Dixon
  • Raymond Guth

    as Jackson
Directing Robert Benton Director
Writing David Newman Writer
Writing Robert Benton Writer
Production Stanley R. Jaffe Producer
Sound Harvey Schmidt Original Music Composer
Editing Ron Kalish Editor
Editing Ralph Rosenblum Editor
Production Hoyt Bowers Casting
Art Paul Sylbert Production Design
Art Robert Gundlach Art Direction
Art Audrey A. Blasdel Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Anthea Sylbert Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Hank Edds Makeup Artist
Production Terry Morse, Jr. Production Manager
Camera Gordon Willis Director of Photography