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T-Bird Gang (1959)

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A high school boy, out to find his father's killer, joins up with a gang of juvenile delinquents.

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Frank Simmons, alias Frank Minor
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Pat George ...
Marla Stanosky, alias Marla Stanley
Coleman Francis ...
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Nola Thorp ...
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Beach Dickerson ...
Barney Adams (as Beech Dickerson)
Trent Dollar
Gene Walker
Steve Harris
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Robert Wendell
Glenn Campbell
Henry Randolph
Earl Miles
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A high school boy, out to find his father's killer, joins up with a gang of juvenile delinquents.

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The one year out of high school crowd--fast cars, girls . . . no place to go!

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16 October 1959 (USA)  »

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Jack Nicholson and John Herman Shaner appeared in publicity stills for the film. They did not appear in the film but posed in the pictures as a favor to producer Roger Corman. See more »

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Not Bad "B" -- Even With Coleman Francis!
21 September 2008 | by (Detroit, Michigan) – See all my reviews

In a film which features Coleman Francis ("Red Zone Cuba" and "The Beast of Yucca Flats"), I wasn't expecting much. But this little movie really moves. About an hour in length, the film is cut well, and given obvious limited budget, surprisingly succeeds. I like the way they left some of the obvious character clichés at the door. Ed Nelson is a bit over the top, but quite effective in his portrayal as a gang leader who plays chess and listens to classical music. And Raymond, the henchman, isn't glaringly sadistic. The story may be predictable, but the execution is good, and the characterization was refreshing. After ten minutes, I was hooked! Vic Tayback in a cameo just adds to the fun!


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