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Cash McCall (1960)

Not Rated | | Drama, Romance | 27 January 1960 (USA)
Cash McCall is a young and slick business man who buys failing businesses and resells them. Grant Austen's Plastics is even more of a prize to Cash, for Cash is also making a bid for ... See full summary »

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Cash McCall
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Lory Austen
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Maude Kennard
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Grant Austen
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Winston Conway
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Gilmore 'Gil' Clark
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Will Atherson
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General Andrew 'Andy' Danvers
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Harrison Glenn (as Edward C. Platt)
Edgar Stehli ...
Mr. Pierce
Linda Watkins ...
Marie Austen
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Harvey Bannon
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Cash McCall is a young and slick business man who buys failing businesses and resells them. Grant Austen's Plastics is even more of a prize to Cash, for Cash is also making a bid for Austen's beautiful daughter, Lory. This is Cash's toughest deal ever. Written by Kelly

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Love story of a man whose first love was the pursuit of profit! See more »

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Drama | Romance

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27 January 1960 (USA)  »

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El potentado  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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1.85 : 1
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$2 million in 1960 would be worth $16.1 million in 2015. See more »

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The log that Lory and Cash sit on is elevated from the ground and held in place by a bolt. See more »

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Cash McCall: When I want to lead someone on, I go looking for a woman, not a calculating machine with a hat on.
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James Garner Gets Stock in Natalie Wood
23 June 2010 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

Stock market tycoon James Garner (as Cash McCall) pursues pretty children's book illustrator Natalie Wood (as Lory). Previously, they had something of a summer romance, when Ms. Wood's character fell hopelessly and head over heels for Mr. Garner (as you will surely notice in the character's demeanor). Older divorcée Nina Foch (as Maude Kennard) is also hot for the "Maverick" TV star. Complicating matters, Wood is the daughter of businessman Dean Jagger (as Grant Austen), who owns the "Austen Plastics" company Garner hopes to acquire. The cast, color, and sets are attractive - but, the story is amazingly obvious, and dully performed by the co-starring couple.

Listen up for Garner to tell the General he's "up the well-known creek…without a paddle."

**** Cash McCall (1/20/60) Joseph Pevney ~ James Garner, Natalie Wood, Nina Foch, Dean Jagger


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