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The Gravy Train (1974)

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Calvin
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Rut
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Margie
Barry Primus ...
Tony
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Carlo
Denny Miller ...
Rex
Clay Tanner ...
Bather
Robert Phillips ...
Gino
Owen Orr ...
Cannery Foreman
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Gentleman Rancher (as Claude Ennis Starrett Jr.)
Francesca Bellini ...
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Police Captain
Joe Tornatore ...
Sergeant
Mary L. Honaker ...
Mother
Don Edwards ...
Driver
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Looting, pilfering, plundering, robbing, and generally having the time of their lives. See more »

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Action | Comedy | Crime | Drama

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16 June 1974 (USA)  »

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The Dion Brothers  »

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Trivia

Jack Starrett replaced original director Terrence Malick. See more »

Quotes

Rut: Hey Calvin, look what else is in here... it's one of them funny cigarettes.
Calvin: Light that sucker up and let's take a cosmic ride.
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Connections

Spoofed in The Big Sleaze (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

The Next Time Around
Music by Fred Karlin
Lyrics by Meg Karlin (as Marsha Karlin)
Performed by Gregory Prestopino
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A caper movie. The story of two brothers in search of a, um... a seafood restaurant.
28 January 1999 | by (Texas, USA) – See all my reviews

Another one that slipped by the radar of most anyone. This little B produced gem is so full of new ideas in an old genre and so absolutely refreshing and inventive, that a dreadful feeling about the lack of cojones in today's cinema slowly overtakes your body. The final set piece is so innovative in its setting and style that it prefigures everyone from Tarantino to John Woo. Oh, and if you think "dying lines" are all cliche, wait for the dying line of FF. A piece of dialogue that could have torn you with laughter will take your heart. A true pleasure. Seek it and see it. You won't be sorry.


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