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$ -- Superstars Warren Beatty and Goldie Hawn both took on the mantle of Robin Hood as they set out to fleece the criminally over-privileged (drug dealers, racketeers, gamblers, etc.) of $1 million from a safe-deposit vault in Hamburg.

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Writer:
Richard Brooks (written by)
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Release Date:
17 December 1971 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
The BIG bank-heist is on! See more »
Plot:
A bank security expert plots with a call girl to rob three safety deposit boxes containing $1.5 million in cash belonging to three very different criminals from a high-tech security bank in Hamburg, Germany. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
Awards:
1 nomination See more »
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User Reviews:
Slick but empty. See more (20 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Warren Beatty ... Joe Collins

Goldie Hawn ... Dawn Divine

Gert Fröbe ... Mr. Kessel

Robert Webber ... Attorney
Scott Brady ... Sarge
Arthur Brauss ... Candy Man
Robert Stiles ... Major
Wolfgang Kieling ... Granich
Bob Herron ... Bodyguard (as Robert Herron)
Christiane Maybach ... Helga
Hans Hutter ... Karl
Monica Stender ... Berta
Horst Hesslein ... Bruno
Wolfgang Kuhlman ... Furcoat
Klaus Schichan ... Knifeman (as Klaus Tschichan)
Tove Platon ... Customs
Kirsten Lahman ... Customs
Françoise Blanc ... $ Stripper (as Francoise Blanc)
Darrell Armstrong ... Associated Press
Walt Trott ... Stars and Stripes
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Directed by
Richard Brooks 
 
Writing credits
Richard Brooks (written by)

Produced by
M.J. Frankovich .... producer
 
Original Music by
Quincy Jones 
 
Cinematography by
Petrus R. Schlömp (photography) (as Petrus Schloemp)
 
Film Editing by
George Grenville 
 
Makeup Department
Robert Jiras .... makeup artist (as Bob Jiras)
Barry Richardson .... hairdresser
Ernst Schmekel .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Frank Winterstein .... unit manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Tom Shaw .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Olaf Ivens .... scenic designer
Joe LaBella .... props (as Joe La Bella)
Guy Sheppard .... scenic designer
 
Sound Department
Jack Haynes .... sound re-recordist
Vince Melandri .... sound editor
Arthur Piantadosi .... sound re-recordist (as Arthur R. Piantadosi)
Nancy Sammons .... assistant sound editor
Jerry Stanford .... sound editor
Richard Tyler .... sound re-recordist
Jan van der Eerden .... sound mixer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Karl Petri .... gaffer
Phil Stern .... stillman
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Johannes Kohner .... wardrobe
 
Editorial Department
Murray Jordan .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Ralph James Hall .... music editor (as Ralph Hall)
 
Other crew
Elsa De Bruycker .... technical advisor
Don Elliott .... the human instrument
Al Horwits .... public relations
Gene Levy .... auditor
Marshall Schlom .... script supervisor
 
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Runtime:
121 min
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Color:
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
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Trivia:
The title is pronounced "dollars".See more »
Goofs:
Errors made by characters (possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): Joe identifies the vault's door as being "eight inches of tempered steel", but the door is clearly a lot thicker than eight inches.See more »
Quotes:
Sarge:I can't believe this. You're a heavyweight to pull off a million dollar caper, but foolish enough to get caught by a lightweight hustler like me?
Joe Collins:Million-and-a-half, Sarge. One million and a half. That's how much that Dawn and I took from yours and the two other bank boxes.
Sarge:Where is Dawn? Where is she?
Joe Collins:Now?
Sarge:Right now!
Joe Collins:Gee, it looks like... she's where the money is!
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Soundtrack:
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3 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
Slick but empty., 28 October 2000
Author: gridoon

"$" is a caper film typical of its era; slickly made and photographed but cold and soulless.The first half is a series of rambling, disconnected scenes; the second half is a long, boring chase, which is not filmed excitingly enough to sustain our interest. And there is never much tension in the movie, because the characters are too indifferent for us to really care about the development of their adventures. (**)

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