Account IconLogin|Sign Up
Midnight Cowboy Backdrop

Midnight Cowboy

Drama18+ (R)19691h 53m
76/ 100shadow
#1656 Ranked Movie
Midnight Cowboy Poster

Midnight Cowboy (1969)

Reelgood Logo
114.1K Votes
Because You d Midnight Cowboy
Drama Rated: 18+ (R)19691h 53m

An Academy Award-winning film directed by John Schlesinger. It follows the story of Joe Buck, a small-time hustler from Texas, and his friend Ratso Rizzo, a struggling con man. The two move to New York City in search of success, but quickly find themselves struggling to survive in the city's harsh urban environment. The film's gritty portrayal of the city's underworld and its characters' resilience amidst poverty and despair make it a classic drama.Midnight Cowboy featuring Jon Voight and Dustin Hoffman is streaming with subscription on Prime Video, streaming on Paramount+, streaming with subscription on fuboTV, and 14 others. It's a drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (114,059 votes).

Where to Watch Midnight Cowboy

Watch on Prime Video

With 30 Day Free Trial!


Dropdown Icon

People Also Liked

 To Kill a Mockingbird Poster
Rate It
imdb logo8.3/10
Reelgood Logo

To Kill a Mockingbird (1963)

Cast & Crew


John Schlesinger


Reelgood Watch Guide

86/ 100shadow
Streamability Score
Info icon
The Streamability Score factors in where something can be watched at a given moment and weighs it against the popularity and cost of the available streaming services. The higher the score, the easier it is to stream for the largest number of people.
plus minus icon

Available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV, Freevee, and 1 other).

plus minus icon

Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, Paramount+, fuboTV, and 3 others).

plus minus icon

Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Epix).

plus minus icon

Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Apple TV, Google Play, and 4 others).

76/ 100shadow
Reelgood Score
Info icon
The Reelgood Score takes into account audience and critics scores from IMDb and critic sentiment, recent popularity, and other quality markers like genres or cast & crew to help you find what to watch. The higher the score, the better the movie or show.
#1,656 Ranked Movie

#54 Ranked in Movies on MGM+

#94 Ranked in New York Movies

#1063 Ranked in Drama Movies

Midnight Cowboy has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (114,059 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

About Midnight Cowboy

Midnight Cowboy Overview

A naive hustler travels from Texas to New York City to seek personal fortune, finding a new friend in the process.

Age rating: 18+ (R)
Runtime: 1h 53m

Extra Information

Related Genres: Drama
Country of origin: America
Original Release Date: May 25, 1969