It Takes a Thief: Season 1, Episode 11

To Steal a Battleship (26 Mar. 1968)

TV Episode  -   -  Adventure | Crime | Drama
7.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.3/10 from 9 users  
Reviews: 1 user

A U.N diplomat is suspected of stealing NATO plans and trying to sell them. Mundy must search the man's extensive house and try to recover the documents.

Director:

Writers:

, (creator)
Watch Episode
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

Free at IMDb

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: To Steal a Battleship (26 Mar 1968)

To Steal a Battleship (26 Mar 1968) on IMDb 7.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of It Takes a Thief.
« Previous Episode | 11 of 66 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview:
...
Al Mundy
...
...
George Palmer
Linda Marsh ...
Irena Damos
Janis Hansen ...
The Blonde
Maurice Marsac ...
Mr. Bjornsen
...
Mrs. Bjornsen
Sharon Harvey ...
Temptress
Ralph Smiley ...
Servant
John Sebastian ...
3rd Man
Paul Sorensen ...
1st Man
Edit

Storyline

A U.N diplomat is suspected of stealing NATO plans and trying to sell them. Mundy must search the man's extensive house and try to recover the documents.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Adventure | Crime | Drama

Edit

Details

Language:

Release Date:

26 March 1968 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
When Thieves Collide!
5 May 2008 | by (Ambrosia) – See all my reviews

Back in the U.S.A., Mundy is approached at the airport by a sexy blonde who tells him that a man in a phone booth has a gun trained on him. She orders him to get on a plane bound for Geneva. He gives his would-be kidnappers the slip and reports back to Noah Bain.

The S.I.A. chief has a new mission for him - to break into the safe of a man named Bjornsen and steal N.A.T.O. defence secrets before he can sell them to the highest bidder.

In Geneva, Mundy meets the blonde again, and her boyfriend, George Palmer, also a thief. He is also planning on breaking into the same safe, but for a different reason - to steal a valuable necklace...

Likable Bill Bixby guests here as 'Palmer', a fellow thief. The actor was best known at that time for the sitcom 'My Favourite Martian', and would go on to star in 'The Magician' and 'The Incredible Hulk'. The best moments feature Palmer and Mundy trying to out-con one another. At one point, Mundy even uses fake police to attempt to deport his rival!

There's no actual battleship here, only a model one in Bjornsen's villa, and this is where the valuables are.

Favourite moment - Palmer and Mundy duking it out in a hotel room while the blonde ( never named, incidentally ) sits watching them, calmly eating an apple!


2 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Complete series coming to DVD on 10/11/11 Richfilmbuff
Why did Malachi Throne leave the show? Atlanta_Cowboy
IT TAKES A THIEF coming to DVD in Feb. 2011 Richfilmbuff
Will Smith does it on the big screen clopin
Want to watch 'It Takes A Thief'? jimmino
Good quality dvd's of series norm-91
Discuss To Steal a Battleship (1968) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?