Brian's Song movie trailer - starring James Caan, Bernie Casey, Shelley Fabares, Dick Butkus, Ji-Tu Cumbuka, Jim Boeke. Directed by Buzz Kulik. Genre: Drama
'Whiplash Willie' Gingrich (Walter Matthau) realizes how to get brother-in-law Harry (Jack Lemmon) to play along when his ex-wife Sandy (Judi West) calls the hospital room in Billy Wilder's The Fortune Cookie, 1966.
An imprisoned man gets several offers to help him escape, if he will reveal where the $1.5 million he stole from the mob is hidden in The Slams (1973).
A crooked lawyer trumps up an insurance case for a cameraman injured at a pro football game in The Fortune Cookie (1966), directed by Billy Wilder and starring Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau.
Shyster Willie Gingrich (Walter Matthau) dazzles the defense counsel, preparing for his lawsuit on behalf of his injured brother-in-law (Jack Lemmon, not seen) in Billy Wilder's The Fortune Cookie, 1966.
Fed up with the insurance scam, Harry (Jack Lemmon) performs for surveillance cameras and turns on ex-wife Sandy (Judi West), prompting brother-in-law lawyer Willie (Walter Matthau) to take a new position in The Fortune Cookie, 1966.
From Municipal Stadium in Cleveland, sportscaster Keith Jackson does play-by-play as cameraman Harry (Jack Lemmon) gets clobbered by 'Boom-Boom' Jackson (Ron Rich) in Billy Wilder's The Fortune Cookie, 1966.
Shyster Willie Gingrich (Walter Matthau) is staking out his accident-victim brother-in-law's hospital room scheming a lawsuit in an early scene from Billy Wilder's The Fortune Cookie, 1966.
Frogs -- Malevolent frogs proliferate at a country residence.
Cotton Comes to Harlem -- Ossie Davis makes his directorial debut a smashing success in the trend-setting action crime comedy Cotton Comes To Harlem.
Brian's Song -- The story of professional football players Gale Sayes and Brian Piccolo, and how their friendship on and off the field was affected when Piccolo contracted a fatal disease.
Fortune Cookie -- A shy young man s fancy turns to the pretty girl sitting next to him on a caf terrace. But cell phones, waitresses, city buses and a rebellious can of soda seem determined to thwart his awkward overtures until an innocent fortune cookie comes to the rescue.
Cotton Comes to Harlem -- Open-ended Trailer from Warner Bros.
Second trailer for The Fortune Cookie.
A cameraman is knocked over during a football game. His brother in law as the king of the ambulance chasing lawyers starts a suit while he's still knocked out. The cameraman is against it until he hears that his ex-wife will be coming to see him. He pretends to be injured to get her back, but also sees what the strain is doing to the football player who injured him.
Trailer for The Fortune Cookie.
CBS cameraman Harry Hinkle (Jack Lemmon) gets injured when football player Luther 'Boom Boom' Jackson (Ron Rich) runs into him while he is covering a Browns game at Cleveland Stadium. Harry's injuries are minor, but his conniving lawyer brother-in-law William H. 'Whiplash Willie' Gingrich (Walter Matthau) convinces him to pretend that his leg and hand have been partially paralyzed. This way, they can receive a huge indemnity from the insurance company. Harry reluctantly goes along with the scheme because he is still in love with his ex-wife, Sandy (Judi West), and it might win her back. The insurance company suspects that the paralysis is a fake one, so a cat-and-mouse game starts between its investigator, Chester Purkey (Cliff Osmond), and the shyster Willie. Boom Boom takes very good care of Harry, who starts having second thoughts as he witnesses guilt taking its toll on Boom Boom. As he also sees that Sandy is back by his side strictly out of greed, Harry decides to reveal the truth, thereby ruining Willie's get-rich plans.
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