Bobbie Jo and the Outlaw

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Bobbie Jo and the Outlaw
Theatrical release poster
Directed byMark L. Lester
Written byVernon Zimmerman
Produced byMark L. Lester
Steve Broidy
Lynn Ross
StarringLynda Carter
Marjoe Gortner
CinematographyStanley Wright
Edited byMichael Luciano
Music byBarry De Vorzon
Distributed byAmerican International Pictures
Release dates
  • April 28, 1976 (1976-04-28) (LA)
  • July 7, 1976 (1976-07-07) (NYC)
Running time
89 minutes
CountryUnited States

Bobbie Jo and the Outlaw is a 1976 crime drama film directed by Mark L. Lester and starring Marjoe Gortner and Lynda Carter. The film marks the big screen debut of Lynda Carter and was released four months after her first appearance as the star of the television series Wonder Woman.


A young wannabe country singer named Bobbie Jo Baker (Lynda Carter) takes off from her job as a carhop waitress to join with Lyle Wheeler (Marjoe Gortner), a young modern-day Billy The Kid fan. Along the way they recruit Bobbie Jo's sister Pearl Baker (Merrie Lynn Ross) and her boyfriend "Slick" Callahan (Jesse Vint) to join them in their adventures in armed robbery, homicide, and mayhem.



The film was originally to be called "Desperado" another working title was "Bobbi Jo and the Outlaw Man". The film was shot in New Mexico.[1]

Home media[edit]

The film was released on DVD on April 18, 2011 and on Blu-ray on December 8, 2015.


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