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Baby Needs a New Pair of Shoes (1974)

R
86 min | Crime, Thriller

A numbers king pin tries to stay in business as the mafia and police close in around him.
Director
Writers
Howard Ransom (original story) | Elizabeth Ransom (original story) | Fredricka DeCosta (screenplay)
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Editors
Bill Brame | Rudolph Cusumano (as Ralph Cushman)
Casting Director
Talmadge Spratt (as Talmage Spratt)
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Updated Nov 30, 1974

Release date
Nov 1974 (United States)

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65 cast members
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Frank DeKova
Big Tony (as Frank deKova) Big Tony (as Frank deKova)   See fewer
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Frances E. Williams
Mama Lottie (as Frances Williams) Mama Lottie (as Frances Williams)   See fewer
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Reginald Farmer
Sweetman Sweetman   See fewer
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Don Edmondson
Serene (as Tawny Tan) Serene (as Tawny Tan)   See fewer
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Larry Greene
Jimmie Rush Jimmie Rush   See fewer
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Ernie Lee Banks
DuDirty (as Ernie Banks) DuDirty (as Ernie Banks)   See fewer
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Karmello Brooks
Romaine Romaine   See fewer
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Henry G. Sanders
Sam Kingston (as Henry Sanders) Sam Kingston (as Henry Sanders)   See fewer
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Terry Ransom
Little Billy Jones Little Billy Jones   See fewer
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Curtis Price
Nathan Jones Nathan Jones   See fewer
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Onezene 'Ben' Geyen
Reverend Axle Reverend Axle   See fewer
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Ronald Ransom
Gambler Gambler   See fewer
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Cal Wilson
Young Dude Young Dude   See fewer
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Luke Walker
Hustler Hustler   See fewer
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Don Thompson
Willie Olen Willie Olen   See fewer
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James T. Jackson
Raphael (as James Jackson) Raphael (as James Jackson)   See fewer
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Morris Wade
Killer #1 Killer #1   See fewer
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Tobar Mayo
Killer #2 (as Howard Mayo) Killer #2 (as Howard Mayo)   See fewer
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Minnie Summers Lindsey
Maid (as Minnie Lindsay) Maid (as Minnie Lindsay)   See fewer
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Billy Kerr
Bodyguard Bodyguard   See fewer
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John Goodwin
Detective Detective   See fewer
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Robert Wiley
Undercover Numbersman Undercover Numbersman   See fewer
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O'Brien Stevens
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Ernest Williams II
Billy Jones (as Ernest Willaims) Billy Jones (as Ernest Willaims)   See fewer
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Pamela Corbett
Young Girl (as Pam Corbett) Young Girl (as Pam Corbett)   See fewer
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Don Parrish
Young Man Young Man   See fewer
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Bunny Gee
Mattie Green Mattie Green   See fewer
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Larry French
Chief Dearlove Chief Dearlove   See fewer
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Jay Brooks
Barber Barber   See fewer
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Lester Matthews
Mr. McDonald (as Les Mathews) Mr. McDonald (as Les Mathews)   See fewer
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Bill Temple
Mayor's Business Man Mayor's Business Man   See fewer
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Hicklin Walker
Pool Hall Proprietor Pool Hall Proprietor   See fewer
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Gwen Stokes
Prostitute Prostitute   See fewer
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Ishmael Chase
Prostitute Prostitute   See fewer
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Irene Stokes
Gossiper Gossiper   See fewer
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Teri Hayden
Conchita Conchita   See fewer
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Joe Carlo
Bodyguard Bodyguard   See fewer
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Chuck Tooley
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Nate Hardman
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Leroy Herron
Barber Customer Barber Customer   See fewer
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Harold C. Jones
Mr. Conwell Mr. Conwell   See fewer
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Risa Portor
Conwell's Daughter Conwell's Daughter   See fewer
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Cardella Di Milo
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Bobby Williams
Hefty Young Girl Hefty Young Girl   See fewer
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Rodney Mitchell
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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John Willard
Business Man Business Man   See fewer
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Joan Geyen
Numbers Girl Numbers Girl   See fewer
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Carol Lima
Numbers Girl Numbers Girl   See fewer
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Gladys Rabbs
Numbers Girl Numbers Girl   See fewer
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Mary Reed
Numbers Girl Numbers Girl   See fewer
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Helena Hollins
Numbers Girl Numbers Girl   See fewer
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Michael Hereford
Barber Customer Barber Customer   See fewer
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Peggy Ransom
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John Abramson
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Ratings Breakdown

4.4 / 10 | 246 votes