Slither (THE DEUCE-Jockeys drift north to the Coronet for Howard Zieff's SLITHER)
- Thu Sep 14
Thu Sep 14 @ 9:30 pm: THE DEUCE-Jockeys drift north to the Coronet - located at 3rd Avenue and 53rd Street - for Howard Zieff's SLITHER, starring ex-con James Caan hightailing through the Golden State, with Sally Kellerman's kooky 'Kitty Kopetsky,' Peter Boyle's band-leading 'Barry Fenaka,' and wife Mary, played by Louise Lasser... Written by W.D. Richter, of BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA fame! Plus: Prizes and surprises, and music by Maestro Jeff at the after-party at Lo-Res! Presented by THE DEUCEJOCKEYS: Jeff, Andy, and Joe!
Director: Howard Zieff Run Time: 97 min. Format: 35mm Rating: PG
Starring: James Caan, Louise Lasser, Peter Boyle, Sally Kellerman
Fresh out of prison for car theft, Dick Kanipsia goes to visit a fellow ex-con, Harry Moss, and arrives just in time to see him gunned down by faceless assassins. Dick tracks down Harry’s friend Barry (Peter Boyle), who reveals that he and Harry had a small fortune they entrusted to a shady investment expert years ago. Dick and Barry form an uneasy partnership and, with the help of a sexy drifter named Kitty, try to trace the money.