52 Pick-Up Script

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Director:John Frankenheimer
Written by:Elmore Leonard (Novel), Elmore Leonard (Screenplay), John Steppling (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Harry Mitchell is a successful Los Angeles manufacturer whose wife is running for city council. His life is turned upside down when three blackmailers confront him with a video tape of him with his young mistress and demand $100,000. Fearing that the story will hurt his wife's political campaign if he goes to the police, Harry pretends that he will pay the men, but does not follow through.