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To Catch a Thief
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7.5 IMDB rating
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Cary Grant Cary Grant
John Robie
Grace Kelly Grace Kelly
Frances Stevens
Jessie Royce Landis Jessie Royce Landis
Jessie Stevens
John Williams John Williams
H.H. Hughson
Charles Vanel Charles Vanel
Bertani
Brigitte Auber Brigitte Auber
Danielle Foussard
Jean Martinelli Jean Martinelli
Foussard
Georgette Anys Georgette Anys
Germaine


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John Michael Hayes John Michael Hayes
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David Dodge David Dodge


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A classic

5 years, 4 months ago at Jan 22 10:58
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Since I’m a huge fan of Alfred Hitchcock, I was really eager to check this flick. Unfortunately, honestly, I thought that the whole thing was slightly disappointing. I mean, I did like it but I was expecting more from it. Indeed, the plot (a renowned but retired thief is accused of stealing some jewels so he intends to catch the real thing) really sounded pretty cool but, unfortunately, I though... read more

To Catch a Thief

1 year, 7 months ago at Oct 20 20:55
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Cary Grant. Grace Kelly. Alfred Hitchcock. The French Riviera.   There’s nothing else you need to make a wildly entertaining thrill ride, complete with some romance, action, and beautiful jewels. It’s charming minor Hitchcock, but an entry that is demonstrative of his range as an artist. After the one-two punch of the prior year’s Dial M for Murder and Rear Window, both claustrophobic mo... read more

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8 months ago at Sep 24 20:39
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This movie won the Academy Award for cinematography and it shows. The scenery of the French Riviera is shown throughout and is done beautifully.

This was a romantic thriller by Alfred Hitchcock. It was amusing enough, but not the caliber of movie that I normally associate with Hitchcock.

The romance was odd and seemed to really be one-sided, with Francie pursuing relentl... read more
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A series of ingenious jewelry robberies takes place on the French Riviera. The police suspect John Robbie - an expert thief who was known as "The Cat" before he retired from crime. Robbie enlists the help of an insurance man to guess where the real thief will strike next. He befriends wealthy widow Jessie Stevens and her attractive daughter Frances.
Release date: 5 August 1955
UPC: 097360630848
Tags: Romance (17), Mystery (14), Thriller (14), 1950s (11), Crime (7), 1955 (7), Cat Burglar (6), France (5), Drama (5), Heist (5), Thief (5), Love (4), Monaco (4), Cat (4), Car (3), Cary Grant (3), Fireworks (3), Kiss (2), Dance (2), Egg (2)
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" While watching To Catch a Thief I was constantly thinking that there's a really great film in here somewhere. But it's just a fine film. Solid framework. Nice premise. Solid performances by charming people that got great chemistry between each other. There's a lot of fun in just that. But that's all basically this film is. It just feels like empty banter for the most of the time. I get that Hitchcock obviously wanted the film to be more about its two leads than the actual plot, but this caused"


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“This movie won the Academy Award for cinematography and it shows. The scenery of the French Riviera is shown throughout and is done beautifully.

This was a romantic thriller by Alfred Hitchcock. It was amusing enough, but not the caliber of movie that I normally associate with Hitchcock.

The romance was odd and seemed to really be one-sided, with Francie pursuing relentlessly, and John never really seeming all the interested.

The mystery portion wasn't all the convincing, either. The limited number of characters in the movie makes it a pretty easy guess. The behaviour of the police, first chasing him for so long, then letting him go didn't make much sense, or at least why so much time was spent developing the chase only to have it not matter.

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"2017/09/24 @Goodrich Kalamazoo 10 - theater 4, row 5 Via MoviePass This movie won the Academy Award for cinematography and it shows. The scenery of the French Riviera is shown throughout and is done beautifully. This was a romantic thriller by Alfred Hitchcock. It was amusing enough, but not the caliber of movie that I normally associate with Hitchcock. The romance was odd and seemed to really be one-sided, with Francie pursuing relentlessly, and John never really seeming all the interested."


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