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Career criminal Johnny Clay recruits a sharpshooter, a crooked police officer, a bartender and a betting teller named George, among others, for one last job before he goes straight and gets married. But when George tells his restless wife about the scheme to steal millions from the racetrack where he works, she hatches a plot of her own.

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Directed by

Stanley Kubrick

Written by

Stanley Kubrick (Screenplay)
Lionel White (Novel)
Jim Thompson (Dialogue)

Runtime

85 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

In All Its Fury and Violence...

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Keywords

femme fatale husband wife relationship adultery corruption secret film noir sniper robbery way of life horse race marriage crisis bag of money ex-detainee

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