Cinema: Gloom over Miami

THE STOOLIE

Directed by JOHN G. AVILDSEN

Screenplay by EUGENE PRICE, LARRY ALEXANDER and MARC B. RAY

In this affable, unambitious movie, Nightclub Comedian Jackie Mason appears as a grubby police informer named Roger Pittman, who heads for Miami and a big time with $7,500 from the police contingency fund. Brogan (Dan Frazer), the cop who lent Roger the money as a means to trap a crook, lights out after him. With a couple of days' head start, though, Roger is already spending like crazy. He installs himself in an expensive hotel room, acquires an eye-numbing resort wardrobe and falls in love with...

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