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Little Cigars

Directed by Chris Christenberry
United States, 1973
Comedy, Crime, Drama


After seeing her mobster boyfriend bump off a rival, sexy moll Cleo runs for her life and soon crosses paths with Slick Bender and his band — five little people with a talent for burglary. With Cleo on board, the gang poses as a traveling circus.

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Little Cigars Directed by Chris Christenberry

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  • willmckinley's rating of the film Little Cigars

    AIP's LITTLE CIGARS (1973) is the best midget noir heist movie I've ever seen. What might have been an ugly exploitation pic turns out to be fun, w/ a strong script & surprisingly nuanced work from veteran performers. OZ vet Billy Curtis plays the diminutive mob leader and Playboy playmate Angel Tompkins his moll, w/ support from Jerry Maren (OZ, AT THE CIRCUS) & Cousin Itt himself Felix Silla. Fun. (9/22/11 Netflix)

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