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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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Vi Victor
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Charles (Chuck) Wheeler
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Mike Bennett
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Joe Darren
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Ann Thomas
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Steve Thomas
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Lou Largo
Carlo Fiore ...
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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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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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guns, girls, gangsters and much excitement

I watch this movie every two years. It's a great classic grade B thriller, perhaps the greatest of the 50's; and the best picture shot by Edward L Cahn. The director usually gives us sleepy flicks, always built on the same frame, except his first ones, the 30's ones, as "Law and order". He lost his soul during the 50's and early 60's, till his death.

A little masterpiece. Mamie Van Doren, Lee Van Cleef contribute much for it.

A fast paced and pretty shot little thriller. If you are a caper movie lover as I am, DON'T MISS IT.

I would put it on the same scale as "Plunder Road".


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