When a police department's burglary task force is facing the possibility of being shut down because of their low conviction rate decides to try a new approach to apprehending their targets. They take over a pawn shop where thieves go to unload their merchandise. They record them as they bring stuff in and get them to tell them where they got it. Eventually they're threatened by the mob.

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  1. Michael Kane


  2. Donald E. Westlake


  3. Dom DeLuise


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  1. Dom DeLuise

    Dom DeLuise

    Ernie Fortunato

  2. Suzanne Pleshette

    Suzanne Pleshette

    Louise Webster

  3. Jerry Reed

    Jerry Reed

    Doug von Horne

  4. Ossie Davis

    Ossie Davis

    Captain John Geiberger

  5. Luis Ávalos


  6. PM

    Pat McCormick

    Man with Cigars

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 31m

Budget -

Revenue -

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  • August 10, 1979
    PG, Theatrical



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