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The Night They Took Miss Beautiful (1977)

Criminals hijack an airplane that not only carries a dangerous organism that is to be used in bacterial warfare, but also five beauty contest finalists.

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Paul Fabiani
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Mike O'Toole
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Rolly Royce
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Damon Faulkner
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Cindy Lou Barrett
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Layla Burden
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Reba Bar Lev
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Omar Welk
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Marv Barker
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Kate Malloy
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April Garland
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Buck
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Smitty
Marcia Lewis ...
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Barney Jessup
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Criminals hijack an airplane that not only carries a dangerous organism that is to be used in bacterial warfare, but also five beauty contest finalists.

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24 October 1977 (USA)  »

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Featuring two playboy playmates. Miss September 1978 Roseanne Karin and Lillian Muller 1976 Playmate of the Year See more »

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BETTER than you'd think, but the title is dumb!
26 March 2003 | by (fremont ca) – See all my reviews

This is a pretty good film, really. If you review the cast list, and like them, then you should find this tv movie better than average. Except for Victoria Principal's accent (which you get over once the movie gets going), and Gary Collins, this turns out to be a decent story, with a credible script and an some enjoyable action to it. Sheree North is outstanding, playing against type as one of the Hi-Jackers. Stella Stevens is always good, though her part is rather small. I'd like to get this on tape or dvd someday. Just some fun, mindless suspenseful entertainment. Enjoy!


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