Jeremiah Johnson | Chicago Reader

Jeremiah Johnson

Sydney Pollack's 1972 drama is a simple film about a man determined to live life deliberately, no matter what the hardships. Robert Redford turns in a sturdy performance as Johnson, who journeys up the Rocky Mountains in the 1830s to find the meaning of life . The dialogue is spare, the scenery the real star. Satisfying and impressive. With Will Geer.

Credits

Director:

  • Sydney Pollack

Cast:

  • Robert Redford
  • Will Geer
  • Stefan Gierasch
  • Allyn Ann McLerie
  • Charles Tyner
  • Josh Albee
  • Delle Bolton
  • Joaquin Martinez
  • Richard Angarola
  • Paul Benedict
  • Jack Colvin

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