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The Great Bank Hoax (1978)

PG | | Comedy | November 1978 (USA)
When the prominent citizens of a small town discover that the officers of the local bank have been embezzling money from it, they decide to rob the bank themselves.

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Julius Taggart
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Cathy Bonano
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Jack Stutz
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Reverend Manigma
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Richard Smedley
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Patricia Potter
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John C. Becher ...
Alex Kaiser
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Bibi Osterwald ...
Sara Pennysworth
Alek Primrose ...
Rev. DeVerite
Martha Sherrill ...
Louise Farthington
Roy Tatum ...
Deputy Jason
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When the prominent citizens of a small town discover that the officers of the local bank have been embezzling money from it, they decide to rob the bank themselves.

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According to a 1977 Christian Science Monitor interview with Burgess Meredith, the film was shot under the title "Remember Those Poker-Playing Monkeys." See more »

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Richard Smedley: Yeah, I'm chief clerk but I don't get to approve...
Patricia: You don't approve of What?
Richard Smedley: Loans!
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Awful
18 March 2002 | by (Ireland) – See all my reviews

I recorded this about four years ago and finally got round to watching it tonight.

It's a simplistic and boring tale of bungling and embezzlement in a sleepy bank in a non-descript town.

A struggle to watch till the end.

2/10


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