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Win, Place or Steal (1974)

PG | | Comedy | February 1975 (USA)
Three friends have two things in common: (1) they like to bet on the horses at the track, and (2) they invariably lose. One day they hit upon a scheme to steal one of the track's betting ... See full summary »

Director:

Richard Bailey

Writers:

Richard Bailey, Tony Monaco (as Anthony Monaco)
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Credited cast:
Dean Stockwell ... Billy
Russ Tamblyn ... Raymond
Alex Karras ... Frank
Alan Oppenheimer ... Lt. Mannite
Kristina Holland Kristina Holland ... Mouse
Betty Harford Betty Harford ... Landlady
McLean Stevenson ... Mr. Hammond
Peggy Rea ... Josephine
Harry Dean Stanton ... Jack
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mundey Armon Mundey Armon ... Secretary
Barry Atwater ... Teller #2
Robert Ball Robert Ball ... Professor (as Bobby Ball)
Lorie Busk Lorie Busk ... Madelaine
Sidney Clute ... Boardmember
Scatman Crothers ... Attendant
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Three friends have two things in common: (1) they like to bet on the horses at the track, and (2) they invariably lose. One day they hit upon a scheme to steal one of the track's betting machines, so that they'd be able to print winning tickets and recoup the money they've lost over the years. However, things don't go exactly as planned. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

February 1975 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Three for the Money See more »

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Production Co:

Syn-Frank Enterprises See more »
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Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)
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Poorly written, poorly edited, badly lit.
1 April 2001 | by Jill-68See all my reviews

A well-intentioned film that is, unfortunately, a bomb. Many of the scenes outlive their usefulness. Not only that, but they're badly lit to boot. And the characters are unappealing....believe me, you would not want to know any of them.

A shame, because the actors themselves are a likeable bunch of fellas. The story revolves around three losers: Alex Karras, Dean Stockwell and Russ Tamblyn. They hatch a plan to steal a betting machine from the racetrack, with the idea of printing up their own winning tickets. That's the plot, and it takes forever to get there. Look for a quick scene with Harry Dean Stanton in the men's restroom.


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