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Ballad of the Whiskey Robber: A True Story of Bank Heists, Ice Hockey, Transylvanian Pelt Smuggling, Moonlighting Detectives, and Broken Hearts

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After escaping grim Romania for more liberal Hungary in the late '80s Attila Ambrus found that living on his wits wasn't getting him very far. ... Show synopsis

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Hilarious Heister & the Half-Wits Who Pursued Him

by cjr3503 on Apr 12, 2009

Attila Ambrus was a thief, pelt smuggler and probably the worst professional hockey goalie ever to lace up skates. Beginning with his escape from Romanian controlled Transylvania to his ascension as Hungary's most beloved folk hero criminal, Attila's life is filled with moments both hilarious and absurd. Pursued by a half-wit police force made up of individuals with nicknames like "mound of Asshead", the story throttles forward exposing crime, corruption, and comedy at every turn.

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