Episode 51: Bonnie & Clyde

Episode 51: Bonnie & Clyde. This week sees Andrew fly solo for an examination of 1967’s Bonnie & Clyde, starring Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty in the title roles as Bonnie Parker and Clyde Champion Barrow, almost mythical Depression-era criminals in the US. We will try to separate the legend from the facts and the Hollywood interpretation of both. We hope you’ll join us on the journey.

A version of the movie poster for the original release in 1967.


The real Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow
The ambush site where Bonnie and Clyde were shot to death by
retired Texas Rangers Frank Hamer and Maney Gault

Author: History by Hollywood

A podcast series examining the real events and people behind fact-based movies

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