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2,934 Ratings

Midnight Cowboy

Directed by John Schlesinger
United States, 1969


Con man Enrico “Ratso” Rizzo and Texan hustler, Joe Buck, form a rough alliance in order to survive the mean streets of New York. As they kick-start Joe’s hustling career, Ratso’s health begins to deteriorate.

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Midnight Cowboy Directed by John Schlesinger

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1969 | Winner: OCIC Award

Academy Awards

1970 | 4 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

1970 | 3 wins including: Best Director

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