If McQueen can act, he doesn't let on. Almost no music, which makes it drag even worse.
over 1 year
Something about a cop and protecting a witness...honestly, it was too boring to remember
almost 5 years
It's the silences and of course the car chase that make this so good...
Yep, the car chase is pretty awesome.
A great cop drama featuring one of the best car chases ever.
almost 7 years
Too much of a cardigan-wearing milk-drinker to be that cool. Not a great detective story
over 7 years
One of the all time greatest car chases of all time.
over 7 years
interesting to watch after so many years - masterful camera work & the "stunt" driving :)
Bullitt is a 1968 American police procedural film starring Steve McQueen, Jacqueline Bisset and Robert Vaughn. It was directed by Peter Yates and distributed by Warner Bros. The story was adapted for the screen by Alan Trustman and Harry Kleiner, based on the 1963 novel Mute Witness by Robert L. Fish, a pseudonym for Robert L. Pike. Lalo Schifrin wrote the original jazz-inspired score, arranged for brass and percussion. Robert Duvall has a small part as a cab driver who provides information to McQueen.
The film won the Academy Award for Best Film Editing (Frank P. Keller) and was nominated for Best Sound. Writers Trustman and Kleiner won a 1969 Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America for Best Motion Picture Screenplay. Bullitt is notable for its car chase scene through the streets of San Francisco, regarded as one of the most influential car chase sequences in movie history.
In 2007, Bullitt was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the...