No Deposit, No Return

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  • G
  • 1976
  • 1 hr 52 min
  • 6.3  (1,661)

No Deposit, No Return is a family-friendly comedy film that was released in 1976. It features an all-star cast including David Niven, Darren McGavin, and Don Knotts. The story revolves around two bumbling crooks, Duke and Bertie, who kidnap the two children of a wealthy businessman, Tracy. Duke and Bertie plan to hold the children for ransom, but things quickly go awry when they realize that Tracy is in no hurry to pay the ransom.

Desperate to get their hands on the ransom money, Duke and Bertie decide to hide the children in an abandoned mine until Tracy agrees to pay up. However, when the children's father still refuses to pay, the kidnappers find themselves stuck with two children who are more than a handful.

Enter Niven and McGavin, who play two retired crooks named J.W. Osborne and Harry Bundage. The two men happen upon Duke and Bertie's scheme and see an opportunity to make a quick buck. They offer to help the kidnappers by pretending to be the children's grandfathers and demanding a ransom of their own.

Knotts also appears in the film as the bumbling deputy sheriff who is assigned to the case. He provides plenty of comic relief as he stumbles through the investigation and ultimately helps to bring the kidnappers to justice.

As the film progresses, the children begin to warm up to their kidnappers, and Duke and Bertie realize that they might not be cut out for a life of crime. The film culminates in a chaotic chase scene as the kidnappers attempt to make their escape with the children.

No Deposit, No Return is a classic family comedy that is sure to delight audiences of all ages. With its slapstick humor, lovable characters, and heartwarming story, it's no wonder that this film has stood the test of time. Whether you're a fan of Niven, McGavin, or Knotts, or you're just looking for a fun, lighthearted movie to enjoy with your family, No Deposit, No Return is a must-see film that is sure to put a smile on your face.

No Deposit, No Return is a 1976 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 52 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.3.

No Deposit, No Return
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  • Runtime
    1 hr 52 min
  • IMDB Rating
    6.3  (1,661)