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Thief is a american film of genre Drama directed by Michael Mann released in USA on 27 march 1981 with James Caan

Thief (1981)

Thief
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Released in USA 27 march 1981
Length 2h2
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    Thriller,    Action,    Noir,    Crime
Rating73% 3.6983953.6983953.6983953.6983953.698395

Thief is a 1981 neo-noir film written and directed by Michael Mann and based on the 1975 novel The Home Invaders: Confessions of a Cat Burglar by "Frank Hohimer" (the pen name of real-life jewel thief John Seybold). The film stars James Caan as the titular thief and Tuesday Weld as his girlfriend.

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Frank (James Caan) is a highly experienced jewel thief and hardened ex-convict who has a set structure to his life. With a pair of successful Chicago businesses (a bar and a car dealership) as fronts for his lucrative criminal enterprise, Frank sets out to fulfill the missing part of his life vision: a family beginning with Jessie (Tuesday Weld), a pretty cashier he has begun dating.

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