The Flim-Flam Man

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Mordrcai Jones (George C. Scott) is a rural con artist (a 'flim flam man') who takes on a young army deserter Curley (Michael Sarrazin) as his protégé and teaches him the tricks of the trade. Sheriff Slade (Harry Morgan) is in hot pursuit of the pair and rich girl Bonnie Lee Packard (Sue Lyon) becomes romantically involved with Curley and helps the fleeing duo stay one step ahead of the sheriff. The film features a great automobile chase scene for those who appreciate this kind of cinema hijinks. Screenplay by William Rose ("It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World").

  1. Guy Owen


  2. William Rose


  3. Irvin Kershner


Top Billed Cast

  1. George C. Scott

    George C. Scott

    Mordecai Jones

  2. Sue Lyon

    Sue Lyon

    Bonnie Lee Packard

  3. Harry Morgan

    Harry Morgan

    Sheriff Slade

  4. Jack Albertson

    Jack Albertson

    Mr. Packard

  5. Michael Sarrazin

    Michael Sarrazin


  6. Alice Ghostley

    Alice Ghostley

    Mrs. Packard

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 44m

Budget -

Revenue -


Release Information

  • August 22, 1967



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