A gambler kills the sheriff of a small village in an accident. But as nobody believes him, he is condemned to a long sentence in prison.

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Ron Lewis
Conny Van Dyke ...
Susan Barrett
Gabriel Dell ...
Vince Greeson
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Sal Viccarrone
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Sam Perry
John Larch ...
Bundy
Warren J. Kemmerling ...
Morello
Paul Mantee ...
Frank
Walter Brooke ...
Sen. Tatum
Joshua Bryant ...
Andrew Ney
Hunter von Leer ...
Dewey
Les Lannom ...
Gary
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Bickford
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Decker
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Deputy Allison
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Gambler Ron Lewis wins the jackpot but is ambushed later on the street outside. In self defense he kills a cop and is sentenced to four years of prison. He vows to make a bloody revenge on the mayor and the police commissioner. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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The scene in which Ron Lewis (baker) is being released from prison shows him leaving through the trap gate that opened onto the lower compound actually going into prison. See more »

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Nearer My Love, To You
Written by Arthur Kent and Frank Stanton
Sung by Conny Van Dyke
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Imagine it's 1974 at a Tennessee drive in theater ...............
4 October 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"Framed" seems like it would be well received on the drive in circuit. You have a very sympathetic character, Joe Don Baker, framed and sent to prison, by at least a bunch of corrupt city officials. I could have done without a couple of boring lounge songs, but then you wouldn't get easy on the eyes, Connie Van Dyke. John Marley as an imprisoned mafia type adds considerably to what is already above average acting for an exploitation film. There are some nice car wrecks, including a train creaming a Chevy, and more than enough violence. Surprisingly there is no nudity, which seems inappropriate considering the intended audience. "Framed" is a good revenge flick, and is recommended. - MERK


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