The Take

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Take (1974, USA/UK) is a Blaxploitation crime flick directed by Robert Hartford-Davis (Corruption).

The Take

Main Details

  • Year of release: 1974
  • Color
  • Production Co: World Film Services
  • Distribution Co: Columbia Pictures Corporation (1974) (USA) (theatrical)
  • Starring: Billy Dee Williams, Frankie Avalon, Vic Morrow
  • Director: Robert Hartford-Davis
  • Written by Franklin Coen, G.F. Newman, Del Reisman
  • Produced by Howard Brandy, Stanley Rubin, Rick Senat, Eric H. Senat
  • Music by Fred Karlin
  • Cinematography by Duke Callaghan
  • Film Editing by David de Wilde, Aaron Stell

Also known as

  • Cash - Halt die Hand auf oder stirb (West Germany)

Taglines

  • Meet the brother with a badge . . . on the take!
  • When a cop's on the take, it takes a cop to take him . . .
  • Whose side is he on? Who is paying who? Who is the informer?
  • Billy Dee Williams is on The Take
  • Meet the brother with a badge . . . on the take who takes on the mob and wins both ways!
  • A cop on the take . . . takes on the mob and wins both ways!
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