MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 7,965 this week

The 10 Million Dollar Getaway (1991)

TV Movie  |   |  Thriller  |  6 March 1991 (USA)
5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 79 users  
Reviews: 1 user | 1 critic

Jimmy and his mates have stolen 10 million dollars from the Lufthansa office in New York. The FBI has got no idea of the bandits until Theresa, the girlfriend of Burke, gives them a hint. ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(book), (teleplay)
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 41 titles
created 01 Jul 2012
 
a list of 3752 titles
created 02 Oct 2013
 
list image
a list of 4 titles
created 9 months ago
 
list image
a list of 4741 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 927 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The 10 Million Dollar Getaway (TV Movie 1991)

The 10 Million Dollar Getaway (TV Movie 1991) on IMDb 5.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The 10 Million Dollar Getaway.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Wise Guys (1986)
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Harry Valentini and Moe Dickstein are both errand boys for the Mob. When they lose $250,000, they are set up to kill each other. But they run off to Atlantic City and comedy follows.

Director: Brian De Palma
Stars: Danny DeVito, Joe Piscopo, Harvey Keitel
Goodfellas (1990)
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Henry Hill and his friends work their way up through the mob hierarchy.

Director: Martin Scorsese
Stars: Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci
Short | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A young wife and her musician husband live in poverty in a New York City tenement. The husband's job requires him to go away for for a number of days. On his return, he is robbed by the ... See full summary »

Director: D.W. Griffith
Stars: Elmer Booth, Lillian Gish, Clara T. Bracy
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The true life story of mafia boss Joesph Bonanno. The story spans from Bonanno's early beginings in Italy, to his conquests in America.

Director: Michel Poulette
Stars: Martin Landau, Guido Grasso Jr., Bruce Ramsay
Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Just returned from a vicious documentary shoot in Afghanistan, reporters Lauren Pantages and Billy 'Shooter" Daniels opt for an easy gig -- tell the rags-to-riches story of Ed Gersh, oldest... See full summary »

Director: Tommy Clohessy
Stars: Maria Angelica, Brian Alevis, Ron Alston
Dick Tracy (1990)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The comic strip detective finds his life vastly complicated when Breathless Mahoney makes advances towards him while he is trying to battle Big Boy Caprice's united mob.

Director: Warren Beatty
Stars: Warren Beatty, Madonna, Al Pacino
Love Ranch (2010)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A drama centered around a married couple who opened the first legal brothel in Nevada.

Director: Taylor Hackford
Stars: Helen Mirren, Joe Pesci, Sergio Peris-Mencheta
Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Fast Eddie Felson teaches a cocky but immensely talented protégé the ropes of pool hustling, which in turn inspires him to make an unlikely comeback.

Director: Martin Scorsese
Stars: Paul Newman, Tom Cruise, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio
Wiseguy (1987–1990)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Vinnie Terranova does time in a New Jersey penitentiary to set up his undercover role as an agent for the OCB (Organized Crime Bureau) of the United States. His roots in a traditional ... See full summary »

Stars: Jonathan Banks, Jim Byrnes, Ken Wahl
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A group of skinheads become alarmed at the way their neighbourhood is changing.

Director: Geoffrey Wright
Stars: Russell Crowe, Daniel Pollock, Jacqueline McKenzie
Biography | Crime | Drama

Follows Henry Hill and his friends as they move up the mob hierarchy.

Biography | Drama | Music

The life story of legendary singer and actor, Frank Sinatra.

Director: Martin Scorsese
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Jimmy Burke
...
Peter Greunwald
...
...
Richard Eaton
...
Tommy DeSimone (as Kenneth J. McGregor)
...
...
Mr. Y
...
Tom Signorelli ...
Flatlands Tony
...
...
Theresa
...
Tony 'Ducks' Carallo
Louis Spenser ...
Vamp
Chuck Aber ...
Lee Lester
...
Fed #1
Edit

Storyline

Jimmy and his mates have stolen 10 million dollars from the Lufthansa office in New York. The FBI has got no idea of the bandits until Theresa, the girlfriend of Burke, gives them a hint. Mafia boss Carallo gets mad because of this and orders a killer onto Jimmy and his gang's trail. Written by Volker Boehm

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Thriller

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

6 March 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

10 miljoonan ryöstö  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(VHS)

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Kennedy Airport in New York, where events of the movie took place, refused permission to film on their property. Sets were made and used in the USAir hangers at Pittsburgh International Airport. See more »

Connections

References Goodfellas (1990) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Lower-Key Gangster Movie Not Bad
24 August 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

There isn't a lot of action in this crime film, but it still has no trouble holding your attention. It's also unusual to be a modern tough-guy film like this with so little profanity, including the Lord's name in vain, atlhough I didn't know it was a TV-movie until I posted this review. However, there is a common Catholic-bashing as it showed not once but three times - to make sure you get the point - the gang leader (John Mahoney) as a church-goer. In one scene, he is praying the rosary while they show nothing but violent scenes. That's an old association trick that was effectively portrayed in the Godfather films of the early '70s.

Nonetheless, if's a pretty inoffensive movie overall and a good character study of some of the people involved in real-life crime.

It was a shock at the end when almost all the thieves were killed by the mob hierarchy, including the informant. I don't understand how the gang leader escaped that, unless it was his association with the longtime mob boss that spared him.


4 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Not a bad film at all ! gatesy150
Discuss The 10 Million Dollar Getaway (1991) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?