Man and Boy (1971) - Rotten Tomatoes

Man and Boy (1971)





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In a rare dramatic turn for Bill Cosby, he plays a Civil War veteran who experiences some racial hardships while trying to homestead with his family in Arizona. When horse thieves attack, he gets help from a kind man (Yaphet Kotto) and his son (George Spell) to track down the desperadoes.


Bill Cosby
as Caleb Revers
Gloria Foster
as Ivy Revers
Leif Erickson
as Sheriff Mossman
George Spell
as Billy Revers
Douglas Turner Ward
as Lee Christmas
Dub Taylor
as Atkins
Yaphet Kotto
as Nate Hodges
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Critic Reviews for Man and Boy

All Critics (2) | Top Critics (1)

The movie lacks structure and discipline, and we're left hanging too often while plot points are shoveled in.

November 5, 2018 | Rating: 2.5/4 | Full Review…

Worthwhile, rich entertainment for the entire family.

June 1, 2021 | Full Review…

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