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Bronco Bullfrog
Bronco Bullfrog

Bronco Bullfrog 1969


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Bronco Bullfrog 1969 15

86 mins United Kingdom Director. Barney Platts-Mills

Del, a young apprentice, and his 15 year old girlfriend Irene have no money and nowhere to go. Angry and frustrated, they turn to 'Bronco Bullfrog', who is fresh out of borstal and living an independent lifestyle, for a taste of fun and freedom. A fascinating record of suedehead subculture which is largely improvised by a non-professional cast of teenagers from east London.

This title is also available on DVD / Blu-ray in the BFI’s Flipside collection.

Directed by

Barney Platts-Mills


Del Walker

Anne Gooding


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15 Contains strong language and one written use of very strong language




United Kingdom



Production company

Maya Films

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