5 Against the House

directed by Phil Karlson
Category: "Suspense"
Year of Release:1955
Date Added:11/06/2010
Date Watched:11/07/2010
Description:Four Korean war vets hatch a plan to rob a Reno casino, just to see if they can do it. But one of them, Brick (Brian Keith), is a bit crazy because of the war and decides to keep the money. He forces the others to go through with it at gun point. His buddy Al (Guy Madison) has his girl along (Kim Novak) and she also gets involved. After the heist, Al chases down Brick and convinces the cops not to shoot him.
My Rating:5

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Review - 5 Against the House

Started out witty with clever dialogue, but just got stupid toward the end. The heist was ridiculous and would never work in anything resembling real life.
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