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Redford retires from acting as a bankrobber who won't quit

Clip: 09/24/2018 | 7m 5s

In the movie "The Old Man and the Gun," a charming, aging criminal manages to leave a smile on the faces of those he robs. Robert Redford and Sissy Spacek join Jeffrey Brown to discuss their new film, and to look back on Redford’s long career.

Aired: 09/24/18

Rating: NR

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