Cody Jarrett is the sadistic leader of a ruthless gang of thieves. Afflicted by terrible headaches and fiercely devoted to his 'Ma,' Cody is a volatile, violent, and eccentric leader. Cody's top henchman wants to lead the gang and attempts to have an 'accident' happen to Cody, while he is running the gang from in jail. But Cody is saved by an undercover cop, who thereby befriends him and infiltrates the gang. Finally, the stage is set for Cody's ultimate betrayal and downfall, during a big heist at a chemical plant. Written by
Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>
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Did You Know?
the sports legend is one of the cons in the "telephone game". See more
When the gang is leaving the hideout on the way to rob the refinery, the shadow of a camera can be seen on the side of the gas tanker as it pulls onto the road. See more
We got enough food for a week, what'd she have to go to the market for?
You like strawberries, don't you? She just HAD to get some for her boy.
[Cody kicks the footstool out from under her
Referenced in The Bitch Is Back
"Five O'Clock Whistle"
Music by Josef Myrow
, Kim Gannon
& Gene Irwin
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