Framed (1975)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  August 1975 (USA)
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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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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ron Lewis
Conny Van Dyke ...
Susan Barrett
Gabriel Dell ...
Vince Greeson
Sal Viccarrone
Sam Perry
John Larch ...
Warren J. Kemmerling ...
Paul Mantee ...
Walter Brooke ...
Sen. Tatum
Joshua Bryant ...
Andrew Ney
Hunter von Leer ...
Les Lannom ...
Deputy Allison


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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I haven't seen either the original Walking Tall or the new one but I found this movie to be a great revenge type picture. It has a good lead up to the incident that leaves the protagonist to be framed, it then shows his suffering for that and moves on to payback. There are all sorts of great supporting actors that really looked the part. There is plenty of brutal violence that will have you cheering because it is the protagonist who is dishing it out. Look out for a Tarantinoesque scene. You'll know when you see it. I think Tarantino mentioned he liked the original Walking Tall somewhere so hes probably seen Framed too. I wouldn't watch this movie again but I would check out the director's work especially Walking Tall.

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