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St. Ives (1976)

Abner Procane, top Los Angeles burglar, finds that somebody stole his plans for his next ambitious heist. He hires Raymond St. Ives, crime books writer, to negotiate the return of those ... See full summary »

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Abner Procane
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Dr. John Constable
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Det. Frank Deal
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Det. Carl Oller
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Lt. Charles Blunt
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Myron Green
George Memmoli ...
Shippo
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Hesh
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Eddie (as Elisha Cook)
Jerome Thor ...
Chasman
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Finley Cummins
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Officer Fran (as Burr De Benning)
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Johnny Parisi
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Abner Procane, top Los Angeles burglar, finds that somebody stole his plans for his next ambitious heist. He hires Raymond St. Ives, crime books writer, to negotiate the return of those documents. Written by Dragan Antulov <dragan.antulov@altbbs.fido.hr>

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31 July 1976 (Japan)  »

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Harris Yulin: As Detective Oller. See more »

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At the drive-in, a western is being shown. The same stampede sequence loops over and over, sometimes even in the same shot. See more »

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90 minutes of intrigue could never been better!
21 September 2012 | by See all my reviews

Warner Bros. have been at their busiest in 1976. Charles Bronson who was known 2 years earlier with "Death Wish" put a touch of magic in "St. Lives". Bronson plays Raymond St. Ives, a crime writer, and former cop who gets intrigued with a burglar named Abner Procane (John Houseman, 1902-88) whose journals got stolen from his safe. He gets St. Ives involved to deliver $100, 000 to the people responsible. The first attempt resulted in the death of the person at the laundromat. Then more people get killed, including the motorcycle policeman Fran(Burr DeBenning). Cloak and Dagger have never been so fun. St. Ives couldn't get enough action as he would. Though he never used a gun much. This movie to me was very fun, it has some future stars: Daniel J. Travanti before "Hill Street Blues", Jeff Goldblum, Robert Englund, way, way before "V" and "A Nightmare on Elm Street". This movie is perfect for mystery lovers, and it can leave you very intrigued. A very big keeper here. I enjoyed this movie very much! 3.5 out of 5 stars


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