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The Bank Shot


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George C Scott Joanna Cassidy
Ace criminal Walter Ballantine escapes from prison to mastermind a bank robbery. But the bank in question is a mobile structure in the middle of a shopping centre, so Ballantine decides to steal not just the money but the whole bankl George C Scott is the eccentric master crook assisted by a gang of misfits in this offbeat caper comedy, directed by ex-Broadway dancer, Gower Champion.
Based on the novel by Donald E Westlake
0 FILMS: pages 39-47


Unknown: George C Scott
Unknown: Joanna Cassidy
Unknown: Walter Ballantine
Unknown: George C Scott
Walter Ballantine: George C Scott
El: Joanna Cassidy
Al G Karp: Sorrell Booke
FBI Agent Andrew Constable: G Wood
Frank 'Bulldog' Streiger: Clifton James
Victor Karp: Bob Balaban
Mums: Bibi Osterwald
Policeman No 1: Harvey J Goldenberg
Herman X: Frank McRae
Stosh Gornik: Don Calfa

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