A career thief forms a partnership with his reluctant son.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Chase
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Farmer
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Hillary
Ron Kaell ...
JoJo
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Casey
Steven Anthony Jones ...
Ollie
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Chet
Ted Draper ...
Check Cashing Clerk
Luis Oropeza ...
Check Cashing Guard
David D. Renaud ...
Pawn Shop Customer (as David Renaud)
Michael De Martini ...
Jimbo
Jack Byrne ...
Clarence
Pamela Dunham ...
Store Clerk Betty
Yuri Lane ...
Store Clerk Steve
Ira Steen ...
Bank Manager
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A career criminal's son (Field) tries to prove to his father (Gazzara) that he can handle the family biz. The father, Farmer, doubts this but gives his son a chance, and takes him under his wing. Meanwhile the son, Chase, starts glorifying exploits to his girlfriend (Boyle). The father learns of this and tells his son not to see her anymore. Chase goes against his father's wishes and continues to see Hillary, the girlfriend. Problems of course arise between the three only to be heightened once the FBI gets on Farmer's trail. Written by <Bansheegnx@hotmail.com>

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10 January 1997 (USA)  »

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Dry Heat Death
Lyrics by Michael Seitzman
Music by Tony Saunders
Music by Vernon "Ice" Black
Music by Mike Mani & Glen Walters
Performed by Tony Saunders, Vocals by Glen Walters
Published by Farmer & Chase, L.P. & La Porte Avenue Music (BMI)
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