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Sophie's Place (1969)
"Crooks and Coronets" (original title)

M  |   |  Comedy, Crime  |  13 February 1970 (West Germany)
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Two crooks are hired to rob an eccentric old lady's estate, but once they get to know her, they can't bring themselves to do it.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Herbie Haseler
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Lady Sophie Fitzmore
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Marty Miller
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Nick Marco
Harry H. Corbett ...
Frank Finley
Nicky Henson ...
Lord Freddie Fitzmore
Hattie Jacques ...
Mabel
Vickery Turner ...
Annie
Arthur Mullard ...
Perce
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Cyril
Thorley Walters ...
Hubbard
Jeremy Young ...
Tim Reilly
Leslie Dwyer ...
Henry
Will Leighton ...
Bowers
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Basil
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Two crooks are hired to rob an eccentric old lady's estate, but once they get to know her, they can't bring themselves to do it.

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After the row of cars back up to let Corbett in the front car the cars collide but when they move on the are clearly apart. See more »

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Ride of the Valkyries
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Music by Richard Wagner
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24 December 2002 | by (Wisconsin) – See all my reviews

Even though it's a bit dated, this tale of crooks with hearts of gold is still fun to sit through. The highlight of the film is probably Dame Edith Evans as Lady Sophie, the madcap, gambling, barnstorming old aristocrat. British viewers might not enjoy the implication that what Europe really needs is American know-how to make things profitable. ;)


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