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Law and Disorder (1974)

R  |   |  Comedy, Crime, Drama  |  31 July 1975 (Netherlands)
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In the crime-ridden 70's New York, two cops have had enough. They, along with few other disgruntled people decide to take the things into their own hands.

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Willie
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Cy
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Sally
Anita Dangler ...
Irene
Leslie Ackerman ...
Karen
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Gloria
Jack Kehoe ...
Elliott
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Bobby
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Peter (as Joe Ragno)
Pat Corley ...
Ken
J. Frank Lucas ...
Flasher
Edward Grover ...
Capt. Malloy (as Ed Grover)
Pepper Wormser ...
Yablonsky
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Chico
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F.U. Kid
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In the crime-ridden 70's New York, two cops have had enough. They, along with few other disgruntled people decide to take the things into their own hands.

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Cy: If the police can't protect us, then it's our constitutional duty, under the Constitution of the United States, to protect ourselves!
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Carroll and Ernest are a Fine Tandem
24 January 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Basically this was a film about a couple of blue collar NYC guys that are fed up with their city. They are great friends and organize an auxiliary police force. Getting caught up in this venture, they take this way too seriously and like to believe they are real cops. Gradually , they become out of control. This film had some of the funniest moments but out of nowhere, reality would hit. I liked the film and felt it was a very creative effort. Some wonderful scenes featuring Karen Black , in what may have been her best performance, as an over the top hairdresser. You also had an actor named J. Frank Lucas as a flasher who was funny. Perhaps the best character in the film was Gary Springer billed as the F.U. Kid. I am not making this up folks. It is right here on IMDb. The couple scenes Mr. Springer participated, were worth the price of admission, back in the day. In summation, I would say this is a dramady , with more emphasis on comedy than drama. Be prepared for some harsh moments and appreciate the great comic moments, of which there are many.


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