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High School Big Shot (1959)

TV-PG
70 min | Crime, Drama

Marv needs money. His unemployed dad is so poor that he makes Marv give up half his last six bucks so they can both go on three-dollar dates; he's just lost his scholarship after getting caught writing a term paper for Betty, the prettiest...See moreMarv needs money. His unemployed dad is so poor that he makes Marv give up half his last six bucks so they can both go on three-dollar dates; he's just lost his scholarship after getting caught writing a term paper for Betty, the prettiest (and only) girl in his class; and Betty herself has told him he doesn't stand a chance with her unless he can give her what she wants most: money, money, money. But Marv has mob ties and Marv knows where to find a million dollars cash... Written by Adam Cadre See less
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Director
Joel Rapp (as Joel M. Rapp)
Writer
Joel Rapp (as Joel M. Rapp)
Cinematographer
John M. Nickolaus Jr. (as John Nickolaus Jr.)
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Updated Jun 21, 1959

Release date
Oct 16, 1959 (United States)

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16 cast members
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Tom Pittman
Marvin 'Marv' Grant Marvin 'Marv' Grant   See fewer
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Virginia Aldridge
Betty Alexander Betty Alexander   See fewer
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Howard Veit
Vince Rumbo Vince Rumbo   See fewer
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Malcolm Atterbury
Mr. Grant Mr. Grant   See fewer
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Stanley Adams
Harry March Harry March   See fewer
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Louis Quinn
Samuel Tallman Samuel Tallman   See fewer
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Peter Leeds
Mr. Carter Mr. Carter   See fewer
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John Barrick
Larry Walker Larry Walker   See fewer
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Jimmy Murphy
Burt Rogers Burt Rogers   See fewer
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Byron Foulger
Mr. Mathews Mr. Mathews   See fewer
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Bobby Hall
Johnson Johnson   See fewer
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Ron Gans
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Wally Rose
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Ellen Atterbury
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3.1 / 10 | 714 votes