Charley Varrick

Starring: Walter Matthau Director: Don Siegel  Rated: PG: Parental Guidance Suggested
Charley Varrick
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: PG
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 51 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 1973
  • Label: Universal Studios
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Packaging: Snap Case
  • Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital 2.0 - English

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Product Description:

Comedy veteran Walter Matthau stars as the eponymous small-time bank robber in a rare return to the kind of straight roles he played at the start of his career. After he and his younger partner, Harman Sullivan (Andrew Robinson), take down a small bank in Tres Cruces, New Mexico, Charley realizes that the $750,000 the bank turned over is very likely mob money.The sticky-fingered Harman wants to keep the money, and, although Charley warns him that the mob will soon be on their tail, the crooks opt for escape. Meanwhile, Molly (Joe Don Baker), a ruthlessly Terminator-like hit man, is in close pursuit of the thieves, wreaking destruction on everything in his path. Police dectective Mr. Garfinkle (Norman Fell), less frightening, but no less persistent, is also on their trail. The cagey bank robber realizes he'll need a phony visa to get out of the country but must pay heavy coin to knowing photographer Jewel Everett (Sheree North) to do the dirty work. Thanks to Matthau's sardonic performance and some tasty dialogue from veteran scripters Dean Riesner and Howard A. Rodman, this well-paced, suspenseful caper film, laden with patented Don Siegel violence, is an extremely enjoyable experience.

Plot Keywords:

Action | Crime | On-The-Run | Organized Crime | Recommended | Scams And Cons | Theatrical Release | Thieves

Production Notes:

  • Shooting locations: Dayton, Minden, Mustang, and Reno, Nevada.
  • Felicia Farr is the wife of actor Jack Lemmon.
  • Andrew Robinson played the killer in Don Siegel's DIRTY HARRY.

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Product Info:

  • Sales Rank: 88,513
  • UPC: 025192620324
  • Shipping Weight: 0.27/lbs (approx)
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