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Guns, Girls, and Gangsters (1958)

In Las Vegas, a group of assorted criminals plans the robbery of an armored truck hauling casino money to the bank.



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Complete credited cast:
Vi Victor
Charles (Chuck) Wheeler
Mike Bennett
Joe Darren
Ann Thomas
John Baer ...
Steve Thomas
Lou Largo
Carlo Fiore ...
Tom Abbott


Chuck Wheeler gets out of the Pen and sets up an elaborate heist of Vegas casino money travelling by armored truck. He enlists the help of shady club owner Joe Darren and his ex-cellmate's wife, Vi. Vi's husband Mike is a trigger happy and jealous hothead and will not grant her a divorce. Mike escapes from prison right before the armored truck job goes into motion and promises trouble as he tries to locate his associates and his wandering wife. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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A Cheating Blonde... A Crazed Con.... The Biggest Armored-Car Robbery in History! See more »


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Release Date:

January 1959 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Arme, Fete, şi Gangsteri  »

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As Mike Bennett And Chuck Wheeler are turning the armored car around after hearing the report on the police radio, the shadows on the mountain road change. See more »

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The 1950s!
9 February 2013 | by (Pittsburgh, PA) – See all my reviews

There is a scene in this movie that totally sums up the 1950s. Mamie Van Doren, bleached hair flowing in the wind, glamorous sunglasses glinting in the sun, drives a 1958 Edsel Citation Convertible, no doubt pink, that is pulling a horse trailer. It doesn't get any more 1950s than that!!!!

Enjoy this movie for its 1950s clichés. All the good girls are brunettes, and the bad girls are blondes. Men in tight suits and skinny ties. Crappy Rock-n-Roll. Cops save the day. Bad people get punished. People talk tired Film-Noir-speak. Mamie Van Doren's Bullet Bra and wide hips encased in an iron girdle.

Show this movie at your next 1950s party.

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