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The Great Ice Rip-Off (1974)

A retired cop goes up against a slick jewel thief and his gang, who have pulled a diamond heist and are trying to smuggle the diamonds cross-country.

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Dan Curtis
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lee J. Cobb ... Willy Calso
Gig Young ... Harkey Rollins
Matt Clark ... Georgie
Robert Walden ... Checker
Geoffrey Lewis ... Archie
Grayson Hall ... Helen Calso
Jerry August Jerry August ... Thompson
Allan Byrne Allan Byrne ... Cop with Pickpocket (as Allan Byrns)
Orin Cannon Orin Cannon ... Boat Proprietor
Edgar Daniels Edgar Daniels ... Bus Offical (as Edgar Danniels)
Jason Dunn Jason Dunn ... Peterson
Hank Garrett ... Sam
Al Hansen ... Highway Officer
John Hart ... Klein Salesman
Basil Hoffman ... Richards
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A retired cop goes up against a slick jewel thief and his gang, who have pulled a diamond heist and are trying to smuggle the diamonds cross-country.

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A classic 70's TV movie
2 December 2019 | by PenderelSee all my reviews

A fine TV movie from a bygone era with a big pay-off ending. Starring Lee J. Cobb, Gig Young and Greyson Hall (Dark Shadows) and a who's who cast of legendary character actors. A fun to watch cat and mouse game between a detective and gang of jewel thieves. Break out the pop corn then sit back and enjoy. The Great Ice Rip Off - 1974 is available on DVD


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 November 1974 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Das Diamantenquartett See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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