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Director:
Writers:
Lenore J. Coffee (screenplay) and
Marion Hargrove (screenplay) ...
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Release Date:
27 January 1960 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Love story of a man whose first love was the pursuit of profit! See more »
Plot:
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... See more » | Add synopsis »
User Reviews:
Misleadingly Great! See more (17 total) »

Cast

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James Garner ... Cash McCall

Natalie Wood ... Lory Austen

Nina Foch ... Maude Kennard

Dean Jagger ... Grant Austen

E.G. Marshall ... Winston Conway

Henry Jones ... Gilmore 'Gil' Clark

Otto Kruger ... Will Atherson
Roland Winters ... General Andrew 'Andy' Danvers

Edward Platt ... Harrison Glenn (as Edward C. Platt)
Edgar Stehli ... Mr. Pierce
Linda Watkins ... Marie Austen

Parley Baer ... Harvey Bannon
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Russell Ash ... Middle-Aged Man (uncredited)
Nicky Blair ... Pete (uncredited)
Harold Bostwick ... Workman (uncredited)
Perri Bova ... Girl (uncredited)
Robert Clarke ... Reporter (uncredited)
Walter Coy ... Reporter (uncredited)
Karin Dicker ... Girl Jumping Rope (uncredited)
Norman Dupont ... Andrew (uncredited)
Franklyn Farnum ... Passerby on Street (uncredited)
Elizabeth Flournoy ... Secretary (uncredited)
Gregory Gaye ... Dr. Bergmann (uncredited)

Don Grady ... Boy at Airfield (uncredited)

Dabbs Greer ... Bronson (uncredited)
Rusty Havens ... Boy (uncredited)
Barbara Jean Hunter ... (uncredited)

Don Keefer ... Junior Partner (uncredited)
Jack Kosslyn ... Reporter (uncredited)
Arthur Lovejoy ... Elevator-Starter (uncredited)
Cherrill Lynn ... Girl Jumping Rope (uncredited)
Ray Montgomery ... Reporter (uncredited)
Kenneth Patterson ... Jim King (uncredited)
Susan Ann Reilly ... (uncredited)
Cosmo Sardo ... Walt (uncredited)
Jeffrey Sayre ... Danvers' Colleague (uncredited)
Olan Soule ... Joe (uncredited)
Chet Stratton ... Desk Clerk (uncredited)
William Tomlinson ... Workman (uncredited)
Tom Tower ... Workman (uncredited)
Marc Towers ... Operator (uncredited)
Leslie Wenner ... (uncredited)
Robert Windisch ... Operator (uncredited)

Directed by
Joseph Pevney 
 
Writing credits
Lenore J. Coffee (screenplay) (as Lenore Coffee) and
Marion Hargrove (screenplay)

Cameron Hawley (novel)

Produced by
Henry Blanke .... producer
 
Original Music by
Max Steiner 
 
Cinematography by
George J. Folsey 
 
Film Editing by
Philip W. Anderson 
 
Art Direction by
Malcolm C. Bert 
 
Set Decoration by
George James Hopkins 
 
Costume Design by
Howard Shoup 
 
Makeup Department
Gordon Bau .... makeup artist
Connie Nichols .... hair stylist
Margaret Donovan .... hair stylist (uncredited)
Al Greenway .... makeup artist (uncredited)
Pat O'Grady .... body makeup (uncredited)
Louis Phillipi .... makeup artist (uncredited)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Chuck Hansen .... assistant director (as Charles L. Hansen)
Gil Kissel .... second assistant director (uncredited)
 
Art Department
Jack Farley .... assistant props (uncredited)
Weldon H. Patterson .... property master (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Stanley Jones .... sound
John Jensen .... boom operator (uncredited)
Ben Sad .... cable person (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Wally Meinardus .... assistant camera
Harry Stradling Jr. .... camera operator
Charles Harris .... grip (uncredited)
Horace Jones .... second assistant camera (uncredited)
Charles O'Bannon .... gaffer (uncredited)
Larry Reed .... best boy (uncredited)
Bill Thomas .... still photographer (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Leonard King .... wardrobe: men (uncredited)
Ken Laurence .... wardrobe: men (uncredited)
Myrtle Logan .... wardrobe: women (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
John F. Burnett .... assistant editor (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Murray Cutter .... orchestrator
 
Other crew
Leon Charles .... dialogue supervisor
William H. Durham .... craft service (uncredited)
Alton McDermott .... first aid (uncredited)
Harold Mendelsohn .... unit publicist (uncredited)
Meta Rebner .... script supervisor (uncredited)
 

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Runtime:
102 min
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Language:
Color:
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound Recording)
Certification:

Did You Know?

Trivia:
McCall's plane is a demilitarized Douglas A-26 Invader, a type used in WWII.See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: The log that Lory and Cash sit on is elevated from the ground and held in place by a bolt.See more »
Quotes:
Cash McCall:You're a cheery little group. You look like Santa Claus is dead.See more »

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4 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Misleadingly Great!, 8 August 2008
Author: XweAponX from United States

When you first hear of this flick, you think it is like most of Garner's "Light Comedy" from the 60's - Not so. This film shows the a steamy underside of the Big Business "Scene" and the kind of trickery that goes on... And how even an honest down to earth deal could be made to look like a swindle, with a little jealousy and backstabbing added when least expected- And for that you have to give proper credit to Nina Koch for playing a kind of reverse "Erica Martin" from Executive Suite.

Garner is surrounded with some of the great character actors of the time: Dean Jagger, E. G. Marshall (From "12 Angry Men"), Otto Kruger (From Hitchcock's "Saboteur" and "Magnificent Obsession"), Edward Platt ("Chief" from "Get Smart").

And of course Natalie Wood, and in this film she gives one of her best... She is an absolute firecracker. I like the fact that the interaction between Garner and Wood is a little subdued.

One thing that is amazing, is that this was directed by Joe Pevney, who directed some of the best episodes of Star Trek Original Series.

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