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January 1970 (USA) See more »
They tried to frame him for robbery and murder, but they had a ... Tiger By The Tail
Vietnam war hero, accused of murdering his brother, recruits his socialite girlfriend to hunt for the real killer. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Christopher George ... Steve Michaelis

Tippi Hedren ... Rita Armstrong

Dean Jagger ... Top Polk

Charo ... Darlita

Glenda Farrell ... Sarah Harvey

Lloyd Bochner ... Del Ware

Skip Homeier ... Deputy Sheriff Laswell

R.G. Armstrong ... Ben Holmes
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Martin Ashe ... Jimmy-San Ricketts
Frank Babich ... Reporter

John Dehner ... Sheriff Chancey Jones
Marilyn Devin ... Julie Foster

Alan Hale Jr. ... Billy Jack Whitehorn

Burt Mustin ... Tom Dugger

Dennis Patrick ... Frank Michaelis
Fernando Pereira ... Mendoza
Ray Martel ... Garcia (uncredited)
Meredith Neal ... And the Boot Heel Boys (uncredited)
Olga Velez ... Candita (uncredited)
Della Young ... Bikini Girl (uncredited)
Tricia Young ... Bikini Girl (uncredited)

Directed by
R.G. Springsteen 
Writing credits
Charles A. Wallace (writer)

Produced by
Earle Lyon .... executive producer
Francis D. Lyon .... producer
William Welch .... assistant producer
Original Music by
Joe Greene 
Cinematography by
Alan Stensvold 
Film Editing by
Terry O. Morse 
Costume Design by
Laura Rosser 
Music Department
Xavier Cugat .... composer: song "Let's Drink, Friend"


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99 min
Color (Eastmancolor)
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Final film of director R.G. Springsteen.See more »
Let's Drink, FriendSee more »


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