Overview

Cosmo Vittelli, the proprietor of a sleazy, low-rent Hollywood cabaret, has a real affection for the women who strip in his peepshows and the staff who keep up his dingy establishment. He also has a major gambling problem that has gotten him in trouble before. When Cosmo loses big-time at an underground casino run by mobster Mort, he isn't able to pay up. Mort then offers Cosmo the chance to pay back his debt by knocking off a pesky, Mafia-protected bookie.

  1. John Cassavetes

    Director, Writer

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Status Released

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  • February 15, 1976
    Theatrical

    Meaning

  • January 1, 1978
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 15m

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