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The Money (1976)

R | | Action, Drama | June 1976 (USA)
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A prominent businessman's children become the target of a young, unemployed man, who sees them as his ticket to wealth.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Laurence Luckinbill ... Richard Banks
Graham Beckel ... Roland
Regina Baff ... Lucy
Sam Levene ... Lou Maurice
Jerry Lacy ... Phil
Antonia Rey ... Pearl
Josh Mostel ... Wheel-of-fortune operator
Dennis McMullen Dennis McMullen ... Howard
Lou Gilbert Lou Gilbert ... Harry
Danny DeVito ... Bartender
George Hearn ... Banker
Robert Miano ... Steve
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lisa Blake Richards ... Ellen (as Elizabeth Richards)
Paul Rizzuto Paul Rizzuto ... Reporter
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A prominent businessman's children become the target of a young, unemployed man, who sees them as his ticket to wealth.

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Action | Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

June 1976 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Atlantic City Jackpot See more »

Filming Locations:

Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA

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Production Co:

Calliope Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)
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Written by Mort Dixon and Harry M. Woods
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MICRO BUDGET: BIG FAT FLUBS
6 September 2003 | by jbacks3See all my reviews

Out of enough pesos for a better night out on Magsaysay, I saw this movie for $.35 (American!) on the Navy base at Subic in 1979. The major problem wasn't the plot, which was fairly interesting, but it was completely overshadowed by the incredible number of times the boom mike fell down into nearly every shot. I can just imagine the director (Rod Amateau) cringing at the dailies... it makes his Gilligan's Island efforts look like DeMille epics. There's also an incongruent appearance by a Coke machine in a parking lot, that leaves you wondering why it's there, except it gives the lead something to vent his anger upon. Funny what you remember 24 years later, huh? Would've been better as a ABC Tuesday Night Movie instead of a feature. Watch for Danny DeVito.


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