Robert Redford's last role is a dazzling film with a simple message: Do what makes you happy

The Old Man & the Gun injects surprising heart into the standard cops-and-robbers flick

Robert Redford.
(Image credit: Eric Zachanowich/2018 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)

"Find a job you enjoy doing, and you will never have to work a day in your life."

When Mark Twain coined this phrase, he probably didn't have bank robbery and jailbreak in mind. But for the late Forrest Tucker, the inveterate career criminal portrayed by the great Robert Redford in David Lowery's new film, The Old Man & the Gun, the idiom nonetheless fits.

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