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Director:
Writers:
Al Schwartz (written by) and
Jon Voight (written by)
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Release Date:
30 June 1983 (Australia) See more »
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Tagline:
What they're doing is insane, immoral... and working!
Plot:
Two gamblers must leave New York City after one loses a lot of money. Doing what all gamblers in trouble would do... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Ann-Margret at her hottest See more (15 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Jon Voight ... Alex Kovac

Ann-Margret ... Patti Warner

Burt Young ... Jerry Feldman

Bert Remsen ... Smitty
Jude Farese ... Harry (as Jude Ferrese)
Allen Keller ... Joey

Richard Bradford ... Bernie Gold
Stacey Pickren ... Rusty - The Red-Headed Hooker

Samantha Harper ... Lillian - Jerry's Ex-Wife
Fox Harris ... Harvey - The Elevator Operator

Marcheline Bertrand ... Girl in Jeep

Clyde Kusatsu ... Parking Attendant - Gets the China Speech

Larry Flash Jenkins ... Parking Attendant - Brings Up the Car (as Larry 'Flash' Jenkins)
Roger Rook ... Poker Player
Bill Borsella ... Poker Player
Howard Gray ... Poker Player
Hank Robinson ... Poker Player (as Henry Robinson)
Sig Frohlich ... Poker Game Dealer (as Sigmond Frohlick)
Steven E. Pelzer ... Paul - Rooms for Dean Martin
Ruth Manning ... Shannon - Bernie Gold's Sect'y

Don Lake ... Alfred Jordon - Registration Desk
Barbara Joyce Furman ... Assistant at Registration Desk
Wiley Harker ... Dr. Green - Hotel Doctor (as Willey Harper)
Barry Gootkind ... Floorman - Says 'Hello' to Patti
Howard Witt ... Sid Dorfman - Man Interrupted by Jerry While Talking to Patti
Peter Lind Hayes ... Tourist at Registration Desk
Mary Healy ... Tourist at Registration Desk
Siegfried & Roy ... Magicians (as Siegfried and Roy Enterprises)
Kris Kremo ... Juggler (as Kris Kemo)
Nicki Power ... Ice Skater
Robbie Leland ... Ice Skater

Angelina Jolie ... Tosh Warner (as Angelina Jolie Voight)
Larry Alan Weisshart ... Bellhop
Patrick O'Neill ... Bartender - Double Vodka in Parisian Bar
Frank Bella ... Maitre D'
Robert S. Aumen ... Gate Guard - High Roller Suite
Richard Padgett ... Gate Guard - High Roller Suite (as Dick Padgett)
Anthony Hawkins ... Bernie's Assistant - Airport (as Tony Hawkins)
Lee H. Hickerson ... Executive - Airport (as Lee Nickerson)
Tony Hawkson ... Executive - Airport
Mike De Luna ... Taxi Driver (as Michael De Luna)
Michael D. Misuraca ... Taxi Driver (as Michael D. Miauraca)
Joseph Miller ... Cashier - Gave Jerry the Money
Gloria Manos ... Cashier
Martha Sheehan ... Cashier (as Martha Sheehman)
Pam Parmelli ... Cashier
John Ortstadt ... Cashier
Roberta Greenberg ... Cashier (as Robert Greenberg)
Myrtle Elizabeth Lolatte ... Cashier (as Mayrle Elizabeth Lolaite)
Effie Karath ... Woman at Bar

Cis Rundle ... Waitress

Peter Kulas ... Bartender
Robert Buckingham ... Casino Manager (as Bob Buckingham)
James De Closs ... Assistant (as Jim De Closs)
Kenneth L. Cohen ... Pit Boss (as Ken Cohen)
Ron Skurow ... Black Jack Dealer (as Ron Skuron)
Steve Vincent ... Casino Manager
Danny Tucker ... One-Eyed Waiter

David Welch ... Paramedic with Glasses
Terry Fisher ... Paramedic Without Glasses (as Terrence Fisher)
Jim Carey ... Dancer - Backstage
Walter Mahofski ... Dancer - Backstage (as Walter Cartier [Mohofski])
Lee Cornell ... Dancer - Backstage
Robert Harwood ... Dancer - Backstage
Michael Kean ... Dancer - Backstage
Wendy Pauline Lucker ... Dancer - Backstage
Elizabeth C. Hayden ... Dancer - Backstage
Mark Willis ... Dancer - Backstage
Maureen Owen ... Dancer - Backstage
Marian Palmer ... Dancer - Backstage
Dennis Casey Park ... Dancer - Backstage
Kimball Davis ... Dancer - Backstage
Geoffrey Goldfarb ... Dancer - Backstage
Bruce Black ... Dancer - Backstage
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dan Caldwell

Jack Andreozzi ... Henchman (uncredited)

Hal Ashby ... Man Speaking on TV (uncredited)
Earl Chaney ... Guard (uncredited)
Siegfried Fischbacher ... Magician (uncredited)

Daniel D. Halleck ... Man (uncredited)
Roy Horn ... Magician (uncredited)

Gloria Morrison ... Judy 'Hooker' (uncredited)
Bettie Robertson ... Suzanne Somers (Look-A-Like) (uncredited)

Directed by
Hal Ashby 
 
Writing credits
Al Schwartz (written by) and
Jon Voight (written by)

Produced by
Andrew Braunsberg .... producer
Robert Schaffel .... producer
Edward Teets .... producer
 
Original Music by
Miles Goodman 
Johnny Mandel 
 
Cinematography by
Haskell Wexler (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Walton Dornisch 
Éva Gárdos  (as Eva Gardos)
Janice Hampton 
Robert C. Jones 
Wayne Wahrman 
 
Casting by
Lynn Stalmaster 
 
Production Design by
Robert F. Boyle  (as Robert Boyle)
 
Art Direction by
James L. Schoppe  (as James Schoppee)
 
Set Decoration by
George Gaines 
 
Makeup Department
Robert Dawn .... makeup artist (as Bob Dawn)
Diane Pepper .... hair stylist
Stephen Robinette .... hair stylist (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Edward Teets .... unit production manager
Stephen Traxler .... production supervisor: second unit
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Paul Moen .... second assistant director
Charles Myers .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Gary Clark .... paint foreman (as Gary Clard)
Tim Donelan .... swing gang
Gene Fukuzawa .... labor foreman (as Gene Fukazawa)
Al Gaynor .... graphic designer (as Albert Gaynor)
Al Gaynor .... scenic designer (as Albert Gaynor)
Mike Higelmire .... leadman (as Michael Higlemire)
Don High .... set designer (as Donald High)
Bill Iiams .... propmaker foreman (as William Iiams)
Roger Irvin .... construction coordinator
Gary Kudroff .... leadman
Pat Maresca .... greensman
Ray Mercer Jr. .... assistant property master (as Ray Mercer)
John A. Scott III .... assistant property master (as John Scott)
Arthur Shippee .... property master (as Arthur Shippee Jr.)
Robby Vandermark .... standby painter
Sandy Veneziano .... set designer
 
Sound Department
Crew Chamberlain .... cable man
Lucy Coldsnow-Smith .... sound editor (as Lucy Coldsnow)
Don Coufal .... boom operator
Robert Knudson .... sound re-recording mixer (as Buzz Knudsen)
Charles E. Moran .... sound editor (as Charles Moran)
Richard Oswald .... dialogue editor
Andrew Patterson .... sound editor
Bruce Richardson .... supervising sound editor (as Paul Bruce Richardson)
Jeff Wexler .... sound mixer
 
Stunts
Bobby Bass .... stunt person
Jophery C. Brown .... stunt person (as Jophery Brown)
Fletcher Bryant .... stunt person
Buzz Bundy .... stunt driver: taxi up on its side
William H. Burton Jr. .... stunt person (as Bill Burton)
Steven Chambers .... stunt person (as Steve Chambers)
David R. Ellis .... stunt person (as David Ellis)
Billy Hank Hooker .... stunt person (as William Hank Hooker)
Buddy Joe Hooker .... stunt choreographer
Ron Stein .... stunt person
Janell Twomey .... stunt person (as Jannell Twomey)
Walter Wyatt .... stunt person
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Paul E. Borchardt .... key grip (as Paul Eric Barchardt)
James F. Boyle .... gaffer (as James Boyle)
Peter Davidian .... electrical best boy
Ray De La Motte .... camera operator
Dave Friedman .... still photographer (as David Friedman)
Antonio V. Garrido .... second company grip (as Tony Garrido)
Robert E. Gaynor .... dolly grip (as Robert Gaynor)
John A. Hawn .... rigging gaffer (as John Hawn)
Louis Mahler .... video technician (as Lewis Mahler)
Edgar E. Mosquera .... video operator (as Edgar E. Mosguera)
Michael G. Riba .... third camera assistant (as Michael Riba)
Dianne Schroeder .... special photographer
Guy Skinner .... second camera assistant
Steven H. Smith .... first camera assistant (as Steve Smith)
Garrett Brown .... Steadicam operator (uncredited)
Andy Romanoff .... louma crane technician (uncredited)
Steve Stafford .... camera operator (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Sylvia Fay .... extra casting
Charlene Goldman .... extra casting
Barbara Lambertson .... extra casting (as Barbara Lamerston)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Thomas Costich .... costumer (as Tom Costich)
Thomas S. Dawson .... costumer (as Tom Dawson)
Kathleen McGregor .... costumer
Vincent Sembera .... tailor (as Vince Sembera)
 
Editorial Department
Mireille Machu .... assistant editor
Catherine Peacock .... editing assistant: video tape
Brian Ralph .... negative cutter
Christopher Rouse .... assistant editor
Gary Wright .... post-production assistant
Melissa Wye .... assistant editor
Tracy Granger .... assistant film editor (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Miles Goodman .... composer: additional music
Joel Moss .... music recordist
George Doering .... musician (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
Bill Gray .... transportation coordinator
Dan Riportella .... transportation captain (as Danny Riportella)
Roger Wooge .... transportation (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Enid Arias .... personal consultant: Jon Voight (as Enid Watts Arias)
Charles Clapsaddle .... assistant: Mr. Ashby
Concepta Fennell .... assistant: Mr. Braunsberg
Terry Fisher .... first aid (as Terrance Fisher)
Marjorie Gaines .... assistant: Mr. Ashby
Marilynn Gross .... assistant: Mr. Schaffel
James Herbert .... location manager: Los Angeles
Deborah D. Johnson .... assistant production accountant (as Debbie Johnson)
Lucile Jones .... assistant: Mr. Ashby
Linda Sony Kinney .... production coordinator (as Linda Sony)
David Knott .... assistant to Hal Ashby
George Masters .... consultant: Ann-Margret
Ramon Pahoyo .... craft service (as Ramone Pahoyo)
Sharon Poole .... assistant: Mr. Schaffel
Colleen Rose .... assistant: Mr. Voight
Marge Rowland .... production accountant
Peter J. Silbermann .... unit publicist (as Peter Silbermann)
Chip Taylor .... story consultant
Stephen Traxler .... production assistant (as Steve Traxler)
Cynnie Troup .... script supervisor
Peggy Upton .... assistant: Mr. Schaffel
Earl Wingard .... unit publicist
Tommy Burns .... production assistant (uncredited)
Sheryl Levine .... pre-production coordinator (uncredited)
Sheryl Levine .... production assistant: Mr. Voight (uncredited)
Craig Vincent .... bodyguard: Angelina Jolie Voight (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Michael D. Haller .... special thanks: for being here (as Michael Haller)
Robert C. Jones .... special thanks: for being there
Steven E. Pelzer .... special thanks and appreciation to for his invaluable assistance: representative, The MGM Grand Hotel (as Steve Pelzer)
 

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MPAA:
Rated R for language and some nudity (director's cut)
Runtime:
105 min | USA:120 min (extended version)
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Certification:
Australia:M | Finland:K-12 | Iceland:L | USA:R | USA:R (director's cut)
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Trivia:
Actress Ann-Margret who plays the mistress of a Las Vegas casino boss had in real life actually previously spent much time in her long and varied career working on the Las Vegas nightclub circuit.See more »
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1 out of 1 people found the following review useful.
Ann-Margret at her hottest, 11 August 2014
Author: seagem from United States

I thought this film was excellent! I saw the extended version on DVD so uncertain what the clipped version looks like.

Jon Voight is superlative as the annoying wise guy gambler. Burt Young doesn't appear to be acting as the NYC street wise buddy - he is that good or at least well cast. Ann-Margret nails it as the old girl-friend who can't quite get Voight's character Alex out of her system. She is smoldering every time she is on screen and she really keeps the viewer enthralled with all the male actors vying for attention. Her extended kiss as Patti Warner with Alex will jolt male and female viewers alike with its tenderness and anticipation!

Should be required viewing for anyone with, or knows someone with a gambling addiction!

Really combines some of the best elements of Ocean's 11, The Sting and Don Quixote. Don't miss the last 15 minutes to see who is conning who.

The scene with real life father Jon Voight and daughter Angelina Jolie is not to be missed as it came off surreal to me. Watch and see what I mean.

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