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The Late Film: The Killing of a Chinese Bookie


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starring Ben Gazzara
The day after he has made the final payment on his Los Angeles strip club, Cosmo Vitelli gambles at another club and finds himself heavily in debt to the local gambling mob. Soon the pressure is on Cosmo to do them a small favour - the killing of a Chinese ' bookie '.
Produced by AL RUBAN
Written and directed by JOHN CASSAVETES Films: page 15


Unknown: Ben Gazzara
Produced By: Al Ruban
Directed By: John Cassavetes
Cosmo Vitelli: Ben Gazzara
Flo: Timothy Agoglia Carey
Rachel: Azizi Johari
Mr Sophistication: Meade Roberts
Mort Weil: Seymour Cassel
Sherry: Alice Friedland
Margo: Donna Gordon
Phil: Robert Phillips
John the BOSS: Morgan Woodward
Betty: Virginia Carrington
Eddie-Red: John Red Kullers
Marty Reitz: Al Ruban
Chinese bookie: Soto Joe Hugh

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The Late Film: The Killing of a Chinese Bookie

BBC One London, 7 January 1983 23.45

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