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The Killing of a Chinese bookie

Author: Al RubanJohn CassavetesBen GazzaraSeymour CasselRobert PhillipsAll authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Distributed by Pioneer, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   DVD video   Book : English : Pioneer special edView all editions and formats
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When the gambling losses of nightclub owner Cosmo Vitelli mount, he is pressured by a gangster to commit a murder to free himself of the debt. Now he is caught in a dangerous game, where every move is a deadly risk, and the only goal is to survive.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Features
Film noir
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Book
All Authors / Contributors: Al Ruban; John Cassavetes; Ben Gazzara; Seymour Cassel; Robert Phillips; Timothy Agoglia Carey; Castle Hill Productions.; Pioneer Entertainment (USA)
OCLC Number: 41436317
Notes: Released as a motion picture in 1978; originally released in a 135-minute version in 1976.
Program notes (4 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.) by Ray Carney inserted in container.
Credits: Producer, Al Ruban ; written and directed by John Cassavetes ; music, Bo Harwood ; editor, Tom Cornwell.
Cast: Ben Gazzara, Al Ruban, Meade Roberts, Seymour Cassell, Robert Phillips, Timothy Agoglia Carey, Morgan Woodward, John Red Kullers, Alice Friedland, Donna Marie Gordon, Azizi Johari, Virginia Carrington.
Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: Castle Hill Productions.

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When the gambling losses of nightclub owner Cosmo Vitelli mount, he is pressured by a gangster to commit a murder to free himself of the debt. Now he is caught in a dangerous game, where every move is a deadly risk, and the only goal is to survive.

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