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The Rebel Set (1959)

Three beatniks are brought together to rob an armored car, only to face betrayal from amongst their ranks.

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John Lupton ...
Don Sullivan ...
Vikki Dougan ...
Karen, the Waitress
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Collette Lyons ...
Rita Leland
Gene Roth ...
Conductor, New York Train
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King Invader, Beat Poet (as Norman Jolley)
Barbara Drew ...
Gloria Moreland ...
Bali Dancer
Robert Nash
Peter Brian
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Three beatniks are brought together to rob an armored car, only to face betrayal from amongst their ranks.

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28 June 1959 (USA)  »

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Beatsville  »

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Goofs

Towards the end of the movie, when the policemen are boarding the train in Newark, the film has been mirrored, as can be seen by the word "PACIFIC" (as "CIFICAP") on the right side of the door. See more »

Quotes

King Invader: I am bugged... beyond recall!
[leaves the club's stage in a fit of picque]
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Connections

Featured in Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Rebel Set (1992) See more »

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Bad movie...MSTified!
23 June 2001 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

I had the honor of seeing this movie on MST3K like 7 years ago. It is horrible. The only reason I wanted to watch it was because Ed Platt (The Chief on Get Smart) was in this.

Basically, it's about a loser who goes on a heist to score some cash for himself and his girl. They do the job without a hitch, but things go wrong on the train and everything goes downhill from there.

It's not a very good film so I don't recommend watching it!


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