How to Beat the High Cost of Living

1980 · 1 hr 45 min

PG6.039%51%
A caper comedy about three suburban housewives who, in order to beat inflation and subsidize their alimony checks, plot to steal $1 million from a large plastic ball which is displayed in a local shopping center.

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Directed By
Robert Scheerer
Studio
Filmways Pictures, Cinema 77, American International Pictures, Stage III Productions

Cast of How to Beat the High Cost of Living

JC
CD
DC
Dabney ColemanJack Heintzel
FW
AM
Art MetranoGas Station Attendant
RS
Ronnie SchellBill Pike
SD
Sybil DanningCharlotte
AC
Al CheccoTim Lundy
GM
Garrett MorrisPower & Light Man
DL
David LunneyLeon - Stage Manager
MD
Michael K. DalySheriff - Antique Store
BM
Byron MorrowCharlie Goldring
JW
James "Izzy" WhetstineEddie - Bartender
JK
Jack KrupnickMan in Chevy
JA
James AdayRichard - Architects' Office
RH
Robin HickmanSinging Salesman
DM
Danielle MayeShoe Salesman
TM
Tom MorrisonShoe Salesman
JB
Jane Van BoskirkWoman in Vets' Office
JD
Jon DickmanDonald - Garage Sale
BR
Bill RitchieFestive Young Man - Garage Sale
RC
Robert CanagaMan - Garage Sale
SB
Stan BoydCard Cronie
JZ
Jerry ZinnamonCard Cronie
TG
Tom GresslerCard Cronie
PM
Philip MillerSecurity Guard #1 (as Philip Miller)
RG
Ralph GarrettSecurity Guard #2
RT
Robert W. TalbotSecurity Guard #3
HL
Harvey LewisProcess Server
NW
Nanci WesterlandWoman Civilian
JS
Joan SchumacherWoman Civilian on Stage
SB
Scott BarkhurstMan Civilian on Stage
LH
Linda HallWoman Civilian on Stage
CJ
Craig JacksonMan Civilian on Stage
LW
Larry WoodruffMan Civilian on Stage
CM
Colleen MurffLady at Garage Sale
JS
Jonathan SchwartzShoe Salesman (as Jonathan Schwarz)
WS
Wendy ShawnAssistant - Pageant
CD
Cindy DouglasHigh School Student
CS
Chris StrongFollow spot operator
CZ
Carmen ZapataMama (uncredited)

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