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The Flim-Flam Man Details


Michael Sarrazin plays Curley, a young man gone AWOL from the Army who soon makes the acquaintance of Mordechai (George C. Scott), a veteran confidence man. Mordecai takes a liking to Curley, and offers to show him the tricks of the trade as they drift through the American South, pulling one scam after another. But when Curley meets Bonnie Lee Packard (Sue Lyon), romance rears its head and Curley decides to go straight. Mordecai is not so easily convinced to leave his trade behind, however, and when a car theft goes spectacularly wrong and Mordecai ends up in jail, Curley has to pull a fast one to got his pal out of stir. The Flim Flam Man also features a host of notable character actors, including Slim Pickens, Alice Ghostley, and Strother Martin. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi


George C. Scott
as Mordecai
Sue Lyon
as Bonnie Lee Packard
Michael Sarrazin
as Curley
Harry Morgan
as Sheriff Slade
Jack Albertson
as Mr. Packard
Alice Ghostley
as Mrs. Packard
Albert Salmi
as Deputy Meshaw
Slim Pickens
as Jarvis Bates
Strother Martin
as Lovick
George Mitchell
as Tetter
Woodrow Parfrey
as Supermarket manager
Jay Ose
as Second Fertilizer Man
Raymond Guth
as First Fertilizer Man


Irvin Kershner
Lawrence Turman
Guy Owen
Book Author
Charles B. Lang
Vincent Saizis
Jerry Goldsmith
Composer (Music Score)
Robert Swink
Jack Martin Smith
Art Director
John Sturtevant
Set Designer
Walter Scott
Set Designer
David Dockendorf
Sound/Sound Designer
Art Cruickshank
Special Effects