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by Beatrice Colin

A new look at the story of Bonnie and Clyde. The True Story of Bonnie Parker uses historical sources to illustrate how a series of often disastrous decisions led the former waitress from Cement City to end up as one of America's most wanted criminals. It reveals how the press first celebrated and then reviled Bonnie Parker as her notoriety grew. Even during their lifetimes, the depiction of the couple in the press was at considerable odds with the reality of their life on the road. But most of all, this is about a doomed love affair, a twentieth century Romeo and Juliet, with guns.

Bonnie has made a choice to embark on a life on the road with Clyde Barrow. But things start to go badly wrong and soon they are on the run from the law.

Other parts played by Liam Brennan and James Anthony Pearson.

Produced and directed by Gaynor Macfarlane.

Release date:

15 minutes

Last on

Tue 27 Aug 2013 19:45

Credits

Role Contributor
BonnieMelody Grove
ClydeFinn den Hertog
BuckRobin Laing
BlancheRosalind Sydney
ActorLiam Brennan
ActorJames Anthony Pearson
DirectorGaynor Macfarlane
ProducerGaynor Macfarlane
WriterBeatrice Colin

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