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Set Up, The

Set Up, The

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Sunday, July 23, 1995 N/A
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  • Season: 1994-95
  • Network: Showtime
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Suspense/Thriller
  • Based On: My Laugh Comes Last written by James H. Chase
  • Misc.: Based On Book/Play

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the book ''My Laugh Comes Last'' by James Hadley Chase. An MIT educated electronic engineer who turned his genius into a career as a cat burglar is released from prison after six years. Determined to go straight, he gets a job installing security systems. When he is hired by a prestigious bank to upgrade its security system he is contacted by his ex-cellmate, a ruthless killer, who blackmails him into pulling a high-tech heist.


Production Company:

  • Tricoast Film Partners II Prods. IAW MGM, Showtime

Production Type:

  • Independent
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