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Low budget black comedy about six senior citizens who, refusing to vacate their condemned brownstone haven for a gaunt, antiseptic block of flats, begin a murderous guerilla war against their opponents. The subsequent mayhem is depicted with much humour, nicely controlled tension, and - somehow - with dignity. Towards the end, the group's leader (76-year-old Paula Trueman, a saner version of Ruth Gordon) gets carried away into excess, and the film goes off the rails with her. But on balance it's remarkably convincing.

Release details

Duration: 96 mins

Cast and crew

Director: Larry Yust
Screenwriter: Larry Yust, Howard Kaminsky, Bennett Sims
Cast: Paula Trueman
Frances Fuller
William Hansen
Ruth McDevitt
Peter Brocco
Ian Wolfe
Douglas Fowley
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