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Slither is a american film of genre Thriller directed by Howard Zieff released in USA on 7 march 1973 with James Caan

Slither (1973)

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Released in USA 7 march 1973
Length 1h37
Directed by
Genres Thriller,    Comedy,    Crime
Rating61% 3.0971253.0971253.0971253.0971253.097125

Slither is a 1973 comedy film starring James Caan. It was directed by Howard Zieff.

This was the first screenplay by W. D. Richter, who went on to adapt stories like Invasion of the Body Snatchers and Big Trouble in Little China for the screen and directed the cult film The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension.

Caan plays an ex-convict, one of several people trying to find a stash of stolen money. Peter Boyle and Sally Kellerman co-star.


Car thief Dick Kanipsia gets a parole from a penitentiary. He intends to go straight, but first he goes directly to see an old friend, Harry Moss, only to be shocked to see Harry get shot. Harry's dying words tell Dick to go find Barry Fenaka, a guy who supposedly knows where to find a stash of stolen cash that Harry has hidden. Instead of dying slowly, Harry blows himself up with dynamite. As Dick flees the scene, a black van lurks in the trees.


James Caan

(Dick Kanipsia)
Peter Boyle

(Barry Fenaka)
Sally Kellerman

(Kitty Kopetzky)
Louise Lasser

(Mary Fenaka)
Allen Garfield

(Vincent J. Palmer)
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