Starring Oscar winner George C. Scott with a comical cast of "first-rate actors" (New York Times), this "hilarious" (VideoHound's Golden Movie Retriever) film brims with "wonderful and imaginative silliness" (Los Angeles Times)! Fresh from his recent jailbreak, criminal mastermind Walter Ballantine (Scott) is already plotting his next bank heist. And this time he's thinking big-he's not just taking the loot, he's stealing the whole bank! Beset by a hapless crew, a lusty backer and an overzealous prison warden, Ballantine soon discovers that when your getaway vehicle is the bank itself, it pays to be America's most driven criminal!

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Bank Shot (1974)

Comedy/Crime

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Starring Oscar winner George C. Scott with a comical cast of "first-rate actors" (New York Times), this "hilarious" (VideoHound's Golden Movie Retriever) film brims with "wonderful and imaginative silliness" (Los Angeles Times)! Fresh from his recent jailbreak, criminal mastermind Walter Ballantine (Scott) is already plotting his next bank heist. And this time he's thinking big-he's not just taking the loot, he's stealing the whole bank! Beset by a hapless crew, a lusty backer and an overzealous prison warden, Ballantine soon discovers that when your getaway vehicle is the bank itself, it pays to be America's most driven criminal!

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Status

Released
Cast
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George C. Scott

Walter Upjohn Ballentine
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Joanna Cassidy

Eleonora
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Sorrell Booke

Al G. Karp
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G. Wood

Andrew Constable
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Clifton James

Streiger
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Bob Balaban

Victor Karp
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Bibi Osterwald

Mums Gornik
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Frank McRae

Hermann X
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Don Calfa

Stosh Gornik
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Harvey Evans

Irving
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Hank Stohl

Johnson
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Liam Dunn

Painter
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Jack Riley

Jackson
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Pat Zurica

Man in privy
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Harvey J. Goldenberg

1st policeman
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Jamie Reidy

2nd policeman
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Bob Herron

Bank Guard (uncredited)
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Robert F. Hoy

Bank Guard (uncredited)
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Jack Perkins

Bank Guard (uncredited)
Crew
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Gower Champion

Director
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Wendell Mayes

Writer
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Donald E. Westlake

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Disc Releases
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Bank Shot

(DVD)

2/18/2003

Disc Title Front Cover

Bank Shot

(DVD)

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Bank Shot

(Blu-ray)

6/23/2015

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