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When practicing for a role, actor Jack is mistaken for the killer Ace. He doesn't realize this until it's too late and is carried off to gangster boss Leo Smooth, who wants Ace to do a job ... See full summary »
When Jack Albany (Dick Van Dyke) is being taken to meet Leo Joseph Smooth (Edward G. Robinson), the car he's in passes several movie houses. On the marquees, you can see the names of several cast members, such as Henry Silva, starring in gangster movies.
You, uh, belong to Joe's organization, sweetheart?
Sally Inwood: Sure thing. I head up the mob's fine arts division.
Jack Albany: You're puttin' me on.
Sally Inwood: Am I?
When Sally is giving Smooth his art lesson, he says he will put more red on the canvas, but uses blue paint instead.
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