5 (Five) Against the House

Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1955. Vintage reference photograph with horizontal borders of Kim Novak from the 1955 film. "1955 Columbia Pictures" stamp, photo credit stamp for [Irving] "Lippman" and mimeo snipe on verso.

Based on the 1954 novel by Jack Finney.

Four buddies enjoying a night on the town in Reno get the idea that robbing a casino would be an intellectual challenge, but forget to consider the fact that one of them, Brick (Brian Keith), is a raging psychopath. One of the earliest "Vegas" movies, something of a dark version of "Ocean's Eleven," which along with "Pushover" (1954) was a breakout role for Kim Novak.

Set in Reno, Nevada, shot on location in Los Vegas and Reno, Nevada and Lake Tahoe, California.

8 x 10 inches. Near Fine.

Complete collation details available on request.

Selby US. Lee, The Heist Film. Spicer US. Grant US.


[Book #149123]

Price: $375.00