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Stingray (1978)

PG  |   |  Crime, Action, Comedy  |  August 1978 (USA)
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Lonigan and his partner Tony, two drug dealers, shoot two cops who attempt to set them up, and run away with a million bucks and the drugs, which they stash in a red Corvette Stingray in a ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Al
Les Lannom ...
Elmo
William Watson ...
Lonigan
Cliff Emmich ...
Roscoe
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Tony
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Abigail Bratowski
Sondra Theodore ...
Girl
Richard Cosentino ...
Lt. Herschel
Harry Gorsuch ...
Sgt. Murphy
Morgan Hatch ...
Slim
Stephen Snyder ...
Bug (as Steve Snyder)
Anthony Miller ...
Krueger
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Alvin
Holland Clem ...
Leroy
James Paul ...
Doctor
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Storyline

Lonigan and his partner Tony, two drug dealers, shoot two cops who attempt to set them up, and run away with a million bucks and the drugs, which they stash in a red Corvette Stingray in a used car lot. When they attempt to recover their stash with their leader, Abigail, they find out that two happy-go-lucky dudes, Elmo and Al, have bought the car. They quickly pursue the two along with the police who think that the car's new owners are the criminals. Written by filmfactsman

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Stingray... it burns up the screen! See more »

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Crime | Action | Comedy

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(at around 32 mins) When Al and Elmo are backing up, away from the police shooting at them, the rear deck trim is red. All other times it is black. (at around 1h 16 mins) The Corvette's rear deck trim is red again. See more »

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MIDNIGHT TRAIN
Written by Stuart Margolin (uncredited), Murray MacLeod (uncredited) and Jerry Riopelle (uncredited)
Sung by Jerry Riopelle
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A movie ahead of it's time!!!!!!!!!
25 July 2000 | by (Huntington,West Virginia) – See all my reviews

Friends Christopher Mitchum and Les Lannom buy A 1964 stingray filled with dope and lots of loot,put there by two crooks after killing A stoolie.Now Sherry Jackson and her goons go after Mitchum and Lannom,shooting anyone who gets in their way.Very violent,but overall it's A great car chase,action/comedy flick that was up there with other low budget,car chase films like Gone in 60 seconds and Roger Corman's Moving Violations. Christopher Mitchum and Sherry Jackson (Who by the way is good looking),is good for their roles.A must for those who are into action movies.


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