'The Old Man and the Gun' trivia and fun facts
Based on an article The script is based on David Grann's 2003 article in The New Yorker titled "The Old Man and the Gun", which was later collected in Grann's book "The Devil and Sherlock Holmes".
So many awards The film cast includes four Oscar winners: Casey Affleck, Robert Redford, Sissy Spacek and Keith Carradine.
Together again Reunites director David Lowery and actor Casey Affleck. Their prior collaborations are 'Ain't Them Bodies Saints' and 'A Ghost Story'.
Oscar winners in the same year Sissy Spacek and Robert Redford won an Academy Award in the same year. Spacek won Best Actress for 'Coal Miner's Daughter' and Redford won Best Director for 'Ordinary People'.
Last film Robert Redford announced that he is now retired. This will be, possibly, his last picture as an actor.
A good ending In an interview during 2018 in Toronto International Festival, Robert Redford talked about wanting to end his career with a fun movie, so this comedy might by a good end to his life as actor.