IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- OCTOBER 17, 1968- THE MOVIE ‘BULLITT’ STARRING STEVE MCQUEEN PREMIERS

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It was fifty years ago today- October 17, 1968 the movie Bullitt starring the King of Cool- Steve McQueen premiered at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall. This action film also starring Robert Vaughn and Jacqueline Bisset is famous for its car chase scene through the streets of San Francisco. The movie was directed by Peter Yates. The movie was very popular- it brought it from the box office 42.3 million dollars- it cost 4 million dollars to make.

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14 responses to “IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- OCTOBER 17, 1968- THE MOVIE ‘BULLITT’ STARRING STEVE MCQUEEN PREMIERS

  1. Loved, loved Bulitt!

    Apparantly in 2007, Bullitt was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress, as “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant”.

    Deservedly so.

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