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Thieves (1977)

 -  Comedy  -  29 May 1978 (Sweden)
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Comedy of a native New York married couple who splits up in an attempt to rediscover their sanity.

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Sally Cramer
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Martin Cramer
Irwin Corey ...
Joe Kaminsky
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Man Below
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Street Lady
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Gordon
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Street Man
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Nancy
Larry Scott ...
Carlton
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Mr. Day
Norman Matlock ...
Mr. Night
Ian Martin ...
Devlin
Janet Colazzo ...
Marianna
Kenneth Kimmins ...
Stanley (as Ken Kimmins)
Santos Morales ...
Perez
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Comedy of a native New York married couple who splits up in an attempt to rediscover their sanity.

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A comedy about love, marriage, reconciliation and other acts of courage.

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29 May 1978 (Sweden)  »

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Thieves Like Us  »

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Final theatrical film of Gary Merrill. See more »

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Sally Cramer: Will you give him back his whistle!
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Herb Gardner: An American Treasure
2 August 2009 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

Okay, sure, it's talky. But such wonderful talk. Indelible characters, profound humor, and amazing speeches. This movie should not be as forgotten as it is. In its own talky way, it's brilliant. This, along with "A Thousand Clowns," absolutely deserves a DVD release. Marlo Thomas' performance is incisive and touching. Charles Grodin is the perfect foil for her. Irwin Corey, as her father, has what may be the best speech in the movie (and one of the best speeches in all movies) when he gives her an extra year of life. Look for a nifty cameo from Bob Fosse, and catch Jule Styne singing on the soundtrack. But the star here is Herb Gardner, with his wonderful sensitive writing. Do whatever you have to in order to see this forgotten gem.


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