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Release: 1980-12-12
Stir Crazy
125 Years Prison Sentence Scene
Clip Description
Skip (Gene Wilder) and Harry (Richard Pryor) are sentenced to 125 years in prison when their jobs as woodpeckers for a bank are stolen and used in a bank robbery.
Movie Description
New Yorkers, Skip Donahue and Harry Monroe, have no jobs and no prospects. They decide to flee the city and find work elsewhere, and land jobs as woodpeckers to promote the opening of a bank. When their feathery costumes are stolen and used in a bank robbery, they no longer have to worry about employment -- they're sent to prison!
Sidney Poitier
Columbia Pictures Corporation