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Item# the-killing

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Ex-convict Johnny Clay (Sterling Hayden) tells his girl friend, Fay (Coleen Gray), he has plans for making money, and indeed he has. He rounds up a gang and brings them in on a seemingly fool-proof scheme to rob a race track of $200,000. The first thread unravels when Sherry Peatty (Marie Windsor), wife of gang-member George Peatty (Elisha Cook, Jr.), tells her boyfriend Val Cannon (Vince Edwards) about the plan, and he cuts himself in on that action also. The robbery is completed and the gang goes to the hideout where Johnny will join them later. Val sticks up the robbers, a shot is fired, and all hands are soon dispatched. Johnny, with the money in a suitcase, joins Fay at the airport. And the fat lady still hasn't sung. Sterling Hayden ... Johnny Clay Coleen Gray ... Fay Vince Edwards ... Val Cannon Jay C. Flippen ... Marvin Unger Elisha Cook Jr. ... George Peatty (as Elisha Cook) Marie Windsor ... Sherry Peatty Ted de Corsia ... Policeman Randy Kennan (as Ted DeCorsia) Joe Sawyer ... Mike O'Reilly James Edwards ... Track Parking Attendant Timothy Carey ... Nikki Arcane Joe Turkel ... Tiny (as Joseph Turkel) Jay Adler ... Leo the Loanshark Kola Kwariani ... Maurice Oboukhoff Tito Vuolo ... Joe Piano - motel manager Dorothy Adams ... Mrs. Ruthie O'Reilly Runtime:85 min Country:USA Language:English Year: 1956