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The Monday Film: The Gang that Couldn't Shoot Straight


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Jerry Orbach , Leigh Taylor-Young Jo Van Fleet , Lionel Stander Robert de Niro
' Kid Sally ' Palumbo, a small-time hood with ambitions to rule New York's Italian underworld, decides to rub out syndicate boss Baccala - but each attempt ends equally disastrously with his incompetent henchmen blowing themselves up, electrocuting themselves and getting run over!
Director JAMES GOLDSTONE. Films: page 11


Unknown: Jerry Orbach
Unknown: Leigh Taylor-Young
Unknown: Jo van Fleet
Unknown: Lionel Stander
Unknown: Robert de Niro
Director: James Goldstone.
Kid Sally: Jerry Orbach
Angela: Leigh Taylor-Young
Big Momma: Jo van Fleet
Baccala: Lionel Stander
Mario ROBERT: De Niro
Big Jelly: Irving Selbst
Beppo: Herve Villechaize
Ezmo: Joe Santos
Tony, the Indian: Carmine Caridi
Water Buffalo: Frank Campanella
De Lauria: Harry Basch

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