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Grand Slam (1967)

Ad ogni costo (original title)
Not Rated | | Crime, Drama | 28 September 1967 (Italy)
At the suggestion of a retired professor, a motley group of criminals plans the robbery of a Brazilian diamond company but it must contend with a new alarm system and the mutual distrust among its members.

Director:

Giuliano Montaldo

Writers:

Mino Roli (from an original story by), Augusto Caminito (from an original story by) | 6 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Janet Leigh ... Mary Ann
Robert Hoffmann ... Jean-Paul Audry
Klaus Kinski ... Erich Weiss
Riccardo Cucciolla ... Agostino Rossi
George Rigaud ... Gregg
Adolfo Celi ... Mark Milford
Edward G. Robinson ... Prof. James Anders
Jussara Jussara ... Stetuaka
Miguel del Castillo Miguel del Castillo ... Manager
Luciana Angiolillo Luciana Angiolillo
Valentino Macchi Valentino Macchi ... (credit only)
Anny Degli Uberti Anny Degli Uberti
Aldo Bonamano Aldo Bonamano
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Storyline

After retirement, Professor James Anders presents criminal Mark Milford an elaborate plan to rob a diamond company in Brazil with a crew of professionals. The men assemble in Rio de Janeiro and run in to an unanticipated problem: a new alarm system called Grand Slam 70. Written by FV

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Taglines:

It Took 30 Years to Plan...30 Hours to Execute...and 30 Seconds to Explode! See more »

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

Italy | Spain | West Germany

Language:

English | Portuguese | French | German

Release Date:

28 September 1967 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Grand Slam See more »

Filming Locations:

Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Goofs

When Gregg climbs over the laser beams, it's very obvious in some shots that the "beams" are sagging luminous strings. See more »

Alternate Versions

The song "Go Away Melancholy" sung (in English) by Maysa Matarazzo is listed in the opening credits. It is heard over the end credits on the TV print, but is missing from the DVD. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Vibrations (1968) See more »

Soundtracks

He and I
sung by Maysa Matarazzo
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A fantastic crime movie
11 November 2006 | by hoosierthunderSee all my reviews

I would be difficult for me to say enough good things about this movie. The Itallians came make a movie like no one else. This is a very stylistic heist movie. It co-stars the b movie hero, Klaus Kinski. The score was done by Ennio Morricone. What more could you ask for? This is truly outstanding example of the Itallian crime sub-genre. All the elements that make a movie of this type entertaining are present in spades: over the top schemes, gadgets, one-liners, and car chases. I have heard many of Enni Morricone's scores, but the opening piece is one of his best. Over the past few years, Blue Underground re-released some great, obscure movies. Watch this.


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