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Disorganized Crime (1989)

Career criminal Frank plans a bank heist and sends for his buddies to help pull the job. Before his buddies arrive, he's caught, forcing his cohorts to pull the job alone. Frank soon escapes, setting off a search by the bumbling cops.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Sheriff Henault
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Frank Salazar
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Carlos Barrios
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Max Green
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George Denver
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Ray Forgy
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Bill Lonigan
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Nick Bartkowski
Marie Butler ...
Wanda Brem (as Marie Butler Kouf)
Gregory Wurster ...
Deputy Greg
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Deputy Monroe
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Deputy Larry
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Deputy Joe
Thomas Schellenberg ...
Deputy Jim
Robert K. Feldmann ...
Dispatcher (as Robert Feldmann)
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This movie places some top thiefs, looking to steal money from a bank. The All-Star cast has many blunders on the way. Meanwhile a member of their group is missing and two cops chase after him. Written by <Lemiar28@AOL.com>

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Five crooks without a plan are out to rob one bank with lots of cash. So what's the hold-up? See more »

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Action | Comedy | Crime

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Release Date:

14 April 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Message from Salazar  »

Box Office

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$7,723,506 (USA)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Emilio Estevez turned down the role of Ray. See more »

Goofs

When Ray is planting the last bomb on George's Crown Vic, he reaches up past the oil filter to the distributor. The only engines with that configuration are the straight sixes, which were never used in Crown Vics or any police-package. All police cars of that era have V8s, which have the distributor on top in the center, where it's impossible to reach from the below. Ford puts the distributor at the front; GM & Chrysler at the rear. Also, the distributor clearly has only 7 wires - one for each of the 6 cylinders, and 1 from the coil. See more »

Quotes

Carlos Barrios: [about sleeping man in backseat] Who's he? You seem to know everybody here, who's he then.
Ray Forgy: Don't know him.
Carlos Barrios: You don't know him?
Ray Forgy: Nope.
Carlos Barrios: I don't know him either.
Max Green: Me neither.
Carlos Barrios: [They stare at the man] Guess it's not fair not knowing who he is now that he knows who we are.
Nick Bartkowski: [man wakes up] Guess I'm not as famous as you guys. Nick Bartowski. Glad to meet you. Now we can be best friends. Well wake me when we get there then I'll get your fucking autographs.
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Featured in Biography: Fred Gwynne: More Than a Munster (1999) See more »

Soundtracks

Red Eyes, White Whiskey, Blue Heart
Written by Jim Stowell
Performed by Jim Stowell, Mark Terry & Jim Shields
Produced by Jim Stowell & Mark Terry
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I don't know why this is one of my favorite movies, but it is.
25 October 1998 | by (Central PA) – See all my reviews

The plot is tight. The acting is flawless. The directing, script, scenery, casting are all well done. I watch this movie frequently, though I don't know what it is about the whole thing that grabs me. See it and drop me a line if you can figure out why I like it so much.


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