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Sharky's Machine (1981)

R
122 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Tom Sharky is demoted to vice after a bust goes terribly wrong. He and his team stumble across a mob murder tied to prostitution and government.
Writers
William Diehl (novel) | Gerald Di Pego (screenplay)
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Terry Liebling (as Terry H. Liebling)
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$ 3,022,041
Gross (USA)
$ 35,610,100
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Release date
Dec 18, 1981 (United States)

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Charles Durning
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James Lewis
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Barbara Stokes
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6.3 / 10 | 4,450 votes