A Piece of the Action | 1977

Comedy
Manny and Dave are Chicago con artists who specialize in cheating people who take advantage of the poor. When they are blackmailed by a retired policeman into giving something back to the community, they start ...more

Cast

... Manny Durrell

Actor

... Dave Anderson

Actor

... Detective Joshua Burke

Actor

... Lila French

Actor

... Sarah Thomas

Actor

... Nikki McLean

Actor

... Bruno

Actor

... Bea Quitman

Actor

... Ty Shorter

Actor

... Louie

Actor

... Nellie Bond

Actor

... Barbara Hanley

Actor

Company

Dance Theatre of Harlem

Production Company

First Artists Production Company, Ltd.

Production Company

Verdon Productions

Production Company

Synopsis

Manny and Dave are Chicago con artists who specialize in cheating people who take advantage of the poor. When they are blackmailed by a retired policeman into giving something back to the community, they start volunteering as career counselors for a group of uncooperative teens at the community center. Manny is beginning to enjoy helping the students when his work there in interrupted by the arrival of his girlfriend's overbearing parents and a mobster who has discovered that he cheated him.

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