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Cops and Robbers (1973)

 -  Crime | Comedy  -  17 August 1973 (USA)
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Two disillusioned New York policemen plan a $10 million robbery to fuel their low pensions, only to run into one debacle after another in the process.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Tom
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Joe
Charlene Dallas ...
Secretary
James Ferguson ...
Liquor Store Clerk
Frances Foster ...
Bleeding Lady
Gayle Gorman ...
Mary
Walt Gorney ...
Wino
George Harris II ...
Harry
Ellen Holly ...
Ms. Wells
Randy Jurgensen ...
Randy
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Ambulance Attendant
Delphi Lawrence ...
Rich Lady
Lucy Martin ...
Grace
Arthur Pierce ...
Ambulance Attendant
Nino Ruggeri ...
Mr. Joe
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Storyline

Tom and Joe are disillusioned New York cops who decide to pull off one big robbery and retire on the proceeds. Bearer bonds are what the local Mafia boss will buy, so that's what they go for. Central Park is the location for the switch. Can they come out of it with their lives and the money ? Written by Ian Harries <ih@doc.ic.ac.uk>

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They make $ 215.39 a week as Cops, and $10,000,000 in one day as Robbers. HOW DID THEY GET AWAY WITH IT?

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Crime | Comedy

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17 August 1973 (USA)  »

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Last completed cinema film of Kent Smith. See more »

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How did the two policemen get from Aniellos house in Red Bank New Jersey to the N.Y.C. subway so fast ? See more »

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one of my all time favs
22 March 2003 | by (Las Vegas....baby!) – See all my reviews

i first saw this flick as a kid back in the late 70s, when i lived in Bergen County, NJ. my old man worked in manhattan, so i made plenty of trips to NYC, and this movie just perfectly captured the time & place. Good acting, great story, and some pointed social commentary kept it in my head until i was able to locate a copy on VHS back in the early 90s. If you like caper/crime/cop movies, this one will keep you interested, gasping, and laughing.


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