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The Silent Partner

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Mild-mannered bank teller Miles (Gould) manipulates, steals, and covers up a murder — and he’s the good guy. Welcome to the morally ambiguous cinema of the 1970s. Taking advantage of a heist in progress, Miles tricks the robber (Plummer) and nabs $48,000 for himself, setting off a thrilling game of cat and mouse. Gould comes off as a bit too nebbishy, which leaves room for Plummer’s thief — a cold-blooded psychopath every bit as chilling as Anthony Hopkins’ Hannibal Lecter — to steal The Slient Partner. EXTRAS
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