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Get Carter
Directed by:
Mike Hodges

Starring Michael Caine, Ian Hendry, Britt Ekland, John Osborne, Tony Beckley and George Sewell, "Get Carter" (also known as "Jack rechnet ab", "Carter") is an Action/Crime/Drama/Thriller film directed by Mike Hodges, and written by Mike Hodges (screenplay), released on March 03 of 1971 in the USA.

What happens when a professional killer violates the code? Get Carter!

Who is the director of "Get Carter":

Get Carter was directed by Mike Hodges, an English director, writer, and producer.

After Get Carter, Mike Hodges directed Pulp, released in 1972, The Terminal Man (1974), Damien: Omen II (1978), Morons from Outer Space (1985), A Prayer for the Dying (1987), and Black Rainbow (1989).

When was "Get Carter" released:

Get Carter was first released in the United States on Wednesday, March 03, 1971. Also released on Wednesday, March 03, 1971 has been Percy (dir. Ralph Thomas). This was forty-eight (48) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, June 11, 1999 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, April 21, 2004 in France and on Friday, August 06, 1971 in Germany.

What is the cast of "Get Carter":

At the casting of Get Carter we find Michael Caine, previously seen in The Last Valley (1970) and Too Late the Hero (1970); Ian Hendry (The McKenzie Break (1970), Doppelgänger (1969)); Britt Ekland (Percy (1971), Endless Night (1971)) [ more... ]

  • Godfrey Quigley and George Sewell, Bernard Hepton, John Bindon also appeared together in Barry Lyndon, released in 1975.
  • George Sewell and Glynn Edwards also appeared in Robbery, released in 1967.
  • Petra Markham and Glynn Edwards can be seen in Fragment of Fear, released in 1970.

What is the Storyline of "Get Carter":

Newcastle-born gangster Jack Carter (Michael Caine) has lived in London for years in the employ of organised crime bosses Gerald and Sid Fletcher (Terence Rigby and John Bindon). Jack is sleeping with Gerald's girlfriend Anna (Britt Ekland) and plans to escape to South America with her. But first he must return to Newcastle and Gateshead to attend the funeral of his brother Frank, who died in a purported drunk driving accident. Not satisfied with the official explanation, Jack investigates for himself. At [...]

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