Midnight Cowboy (1969) Script

Script by:Waldo Salt (Screenplay), James Leo Herlihy (Novel)
Directed by:John Schlesinger

Plot:Joe Buck is a wide-eyed hustler from Texas hoping to score big with wealthy New York City women; he finds a companion in Enrico "Ratso" Rizzo, an ailing swindler with a bum leg and a quixotic fantasy of escaping to Florida.