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Grand Slam (1967)

Ad ogni costo (original title)
After retirement, Professor James Anders presents criminal Mark Milford an elaborate plan to rob a diamond company in Brazil with a crew of professionals. The men assemble in Rio de Janeiro... See full summary »

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Mary Ann
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Jean-Paul Audry
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Erich Weiss
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Agostino Rossi
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Gregg
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Mark Milford
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Prof. James Anders
Jussara ...
Stetuaka
Miguel del Castillo ...
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Luciana Angiolillo
Valentino Macchi ...
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Anny Degli Uberti
Aldo Bonamano
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After retirement, Professor James Anders presents criminal Mark Milford an elaborate plan to rob a diamond company in Brazil with a crew of professionals. The men assemble in Rio de Janeiro and run in to an unanticipated problem: a new alarm system called Grand Slam 70. Written by FV

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It Took 30 Years to Plan...30 Hours to Execute...and 30 Seconds to Explode! See more »

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28 September 1967 (Italy)  »

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When Professor Anders is reading the labels on the card index in Milford's office, he says "......tipsters, unions, uranium, Vatican....". The names on the files are clearly visible and there is no file labelled 'unions'. See more »


Soundtracks

Go Away Melancholy
sung by Maysa Matarazzo (TV prints only)
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Grand Slam hits it out of the park
14 May 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

An elderly school teacher (the late great Edward G. Robinson) employs an electrotech (Riccardo Cucciolla) , a playboy (Robert Hoffmann), a safe cracker (Georges Rigaud), and a military man(Klaus Kinskey) to complete a daring heist of 10 million in diamonds from a vault in Rio De Janeiro. This crime caper has a good buildup, the heist suitably engrossing. I could see the end coming (mostly), but that didn't detract much from my overall enjoyment of the movie. It still remains among the top caper movies that I've seen.

My Grade: B+

Blue Underground DVD Extras: Poster and Stills Gallery; and Theatrical Trailer

Eye Candy: blink and you'll miss tiny boobies courtesy of Jussara


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