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Release Date:
29 October 1970 (USA) See more »
Even the Mafia Calls Him Mister!
A paroled armed robber and his son plan a Las Vegas casino heist without knowing that the casino is bitterly contested by the West Coast and East Coast mobs. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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1 win & 1 nomination See more »
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  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

John Cassavetes ... Hank McCain

Britt Ekland ... Irene Tucker

Peter Falk ... Charlie Adamo

Gabriele Ferzetti ... Don Francesco DeMarco

Luigi Pistilli ... Duke Mazzanga
Margherita Guzzinati ... Margaret DeMarco
Claudio Biava ... Barclay
Steffen Zacharias ... Abe Stilberman
James Morrison ... Joby Cuda

Florinda Bolkan ... Joni Adamo
Tony Kendall ... Pete Zacari
Salvo Randone ... Don Salvatore

Gena Rowlands ... Rosemary Scott
Maria Mizar
Euplio Moscusu
Mirella Pamphili
Raffaele Triggia
Gaetano Imbró
Silvana Bacci
Franco Riti
Pierluigi Aprà ... Jack McCain
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jack Ackerman ... Britten
Annabella Andreoli ... Assunta Esposito

Val Avery ... Chuck Regan
Ennanno Consolazione ... Gennarino Esposito
Carol Doda
Billy Lee ... Pepe
Dennis Sallas ... Fred Tecosky
Lewis E. Ciannelli ... Abe (voice: English version) (uncredited)
Geoffrey Copleston ... Priest (voice: English version) (uncredited)
Larry Dolgin ... Cop (voice: English version) (uncredited)
Dan Gregory ... The Baby Faced Killer (uncredited)
Anthony La Penna ... Demarco (voice: English version) (uncredited)
Jackie Lynton ... The Balladeer (voice) (uncredited)

Ted Rusoff ... Rocco (voice: English version) (uncredited)
Marc Smith ... Joby Cuda (voice: English version) (uncredited)
Robert Sommer ... Barclay (voice: English version) (uncredited)
Dan Sturkie ... Sheriff (voice: English version) (uncredited)
Mel Welles ... Duke Mazzanga (voice: English version) (uncredited)

Directed by
Giuliano Montaldo 
Writing credits
Mino Roli (story)

Ovid Demaris (novel "Candyleg")

Mino Roli (screenplay)

Israel Horovitz (dialogue) (as Israel Horowitz)

Giuliano Montaldo  uncredited

Produced by
Bino Cicogna .... producer
Marco Vicario .... producer
Original Music by
Ennio Morricone 
Cinematography by
Erico Menczer 
Film Editing by
Franco Fraticelli 
Production Design by
Flavio Mogherini 
Art Direction by
Emilio Baldelli 
Roberto Velocchio 
Set Decoration by
Ennio Michettoni 
Flavio Mogherini 
Costume Design by
Enrico Sabbatini 
Makeup Department
Giancarlo De Leonardis .... hair stylist
Michele Trimarchi .... makeup artist
Production Management
Romano Cardarelli .... production manager
Agostino Pascatti .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Fabrizio Gianni .... assistant director
Sound Department
Giovanni Fratarcangeli .... boom operator
Luciano Welisch .... sound editor
Camera and Electrical Department
Orlando Dolci .... key grip
Rodolfo Flibotti .... lighting technician
Silvio Fraschetti .... camera operator
Renato Mascagno .... assistant camera
Stelvio Mass .... still photographer
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Marcella Moretti .... wardrobe
Nadia Vitali .... wardrobe
Editorial Department
Adriana Benedetti .... assistant editor
Pierluigi Leonardi .... assistant editor
Andrea Gargano .... final colorist (uncredited)
Music Department
Bruno Nicolai .... conductor
Other crew
Enrico Melonari .... production secretary
Vittoria Vigorelli .... script supervisor
Crew believed to be complete

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Gli intoccabili" - Italy (original title)
"For a Price" - International (English title) (informal title)
"The Untouchables" - Europe (English title)
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96 min | Italy:116 min
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Did You Know?

The car chase was filmed in two days without permits using rented automobiles from Hertz.See more »
Errors in geography: When McCain and Irene are driving through downtown Las Vegas, all the closeups of her are played against background shots of hotels and casinos on the Las Vegas strip, miles away.See more »
Irene Tucker:Fabulous.
Hank McCain:Twelve years in prison, I still get a kick out of these lights.
Irene Tucker:They're beautiful.
Hank McCain:They're not beautiful. They're cheap. It's an attraction for sad, fat businessmen begging for more money. For hustlers, for thieves, for pimps. I love it.
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Movie Connections:
The Ballad of Hank McCain, Pt. 1See more »


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14 out of 16 people found the following review useful.
Peter Falk was superb, 3 August 2002
Author: Tarasicodissa from Pennsylvania

Peter Falk's performance as a ruthless gangster was the best part of this movie.

What undermines this movie is McCain's stupidity. Even when he knows that the Mob is looking for him he goes to his friends and ex-wife for help. Doesn't he know they are the first places the Mob would look ? Didn't he have a plan for how to disappear with the money ?

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