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No Deposit, No Return (1976)

G  |   |  Family, Comedy  |  5 February 1976 (USA)
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Two would-be safe-crackers 'sort of' kidnap the two grandchildren of millionaire J. W. Osborne. In a story somewhat reminiscent of O. Henry's The Ransom of Red Chief, the ransom amount ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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J.W. Osborne
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Duke
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Bert
Herschel Bernardi ...
Sgt. Turner
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Carolyn
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Tracy
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Jay
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Jameson
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Longnecker (as Charlie Martin Smith)
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Big Joe
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Peter
Louis Guss ...
Freddie
Richard O'Brien ...
Capt. Boland
Barney Phillips ...
Sgt. Benson
Ruth Manning ...
Miss Murdock
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Two would-be safe-crackers 'sort of' kidnap the two grandchildren of millionaire J. W. Osborne. In a story somewhat reminiscent of O. Henry's The Ransom of Red Chief, the ransom amount keeps getting smaller as the two children have the best vacation from boarding school ever with their two new friends. Written by Doug Shafer <dsshafer@uncc.edu>

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Family | Comedy

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Don Knotts said that one day, while he was filming scenes for this project in the San Francisco airport, a director approached him and said he would like to cast him in a dramatic film one day. Although it never happened, Knotts said he was flattered by the offer. The director was Sam Peckinpah. See more »

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DukeJay: [in a cab] Take off, driver.
[look at each other]
Duke: This cab is taken!
Tracy: Yes it is, we're taking it.
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Burglars at their Wit's end.
4 October 1999 | by (Mesa, AZ) – See all my reviews

Duke and Bert played (Eavin and Don Knotts) are two safe-cracking burglars who are out to bust out their big job. They plan to rob the safe of a millionaire. Unfortunately they get entangled with the two grand kids of the millionaire. The grand kids want to run away and force the bank robbers to chaperone them. A comic Disney movie that proves that crime may not pay, but it can be funny.


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