MOVIEmeter
Top 5000
Down 271 this week

The Art of the Steal (2013)

 -  Comedy | Crime  -  20 June 2014 (UK)
6.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.3/10 from 13,455 users   Metascore: 53/100
Reviews: 44 user | 59 critic | 19 from Metacritic.com

Crunch Calhoun, a semi-reformed art thief, agrees to get his old gang back together to pull off one last heist.

Director:

Writer:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $3.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 40 titles
created 01 Aug 2013
 
a list of 21 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 48 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 28 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 35 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Art of the Steal (2013)

The Art of the Steal (2013) on IMDb 6.3/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Art of the Steal.
5 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
...
...
...
'Uncle' Paddy MacCarthy
...
Guy de Cornet
...
Lola
...
Interpol Agent Bick
...
Samuel Winter
...
...
Female Border Guard
...
Sunny
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Durward Allan ...
Julius Friedman
...
Van Der Beer
...
Ginger
Christopher Dyson ...
Ranking Officer
Edit

Storyline

Crunch Calhoun (Kurt Russell), a third rate motorcycle daredevil and semi-reformed art thief, agrees to get back into the con game and pull off one final lucrative art theft with his untrustworthy brother, Nicky (Matt Dillon). Reassembling the old team, Crunch comes up with a plan to steal a priceless historical book, but the successful heist leads to another far riskier plan devised by Nicky. They fail to realize each other's separate agendas when their plan goes awry in this con movie about honor, revenge and the bonds of brotherhood. Written by Production

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

It takes a great artist to pull off the perfect con

Genres:

Comedy | Crime

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language throughout including some sexual references | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

20 June 2014 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

The Fix  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$39,670 (USA) (14 March 2014)

Gross:

$61,446 (USA) (21 March 2014)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Jason Jones' wife Samantha Bee, and Chris Diamantopoulos' brother Gus lived next door to each other in the same downtown Toronto building. See more »

Goofs

When uncle Paddy is talking with the Reverend about "the Gospel according to James" robbery in Amsterdam, you see a guy running through the Streets in a city. He stumbles into a car with Italian license plate and several romanian cars. Also in background you see a billboard with the text "Unitatea ecologica". The police officer who's chasing the guy wears a uniform which is clearly not dutch. Lastly the street signs are not the kind which you will find in Amsterdam. All those things suggest that this was not filmed in Amsterdam but in Bucharest (Romania). In several shots the Romanian flag is clearly visible and at min 5.06 the metro station is Piata Universitate (the exit is Pasajul Intercontinental). See more »

Quotes

Crunch Calhoun: If you've got no trust, then what do you got?
See more »

Crazy Credits

At the end of the credits, the ice vendor with the slow business makes another appearance See more »

Connections

Featured in Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.30 (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

Ride of the Valkyries
Written by Richard Wagner
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Great Movie.
28 August 2014 | by (Colorado Springs, CO) – See all my reviews

Maybe it was because I didn't expect much from this movie, but I really liked it. Great plot twist keep you guessing until the end. Suggested it to my coworkers and one said, "it was obvious what was going to happen, but then it took a turn and I was way off."

Everyone I've suggested it to said they liked it and I know some real movie critics. I also liked "The Score" with Robert De Niro and Edward Norton, maybe I am a sucker for a good "bad" heist movie. I really think this will become a cult classic, it's the box office flops that do. It's a cast of actors/actresses that you like and characters you will fall for. You won't be disappointed.


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

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Much better than I expected it to be mp100165370
Haha - the creators aren't the smartest ones mosquitobitten
One of the Best Lines in Movie History! deapwoods
Ok I guess nlole
Kurt is BAAAACK talis-briedis-79-541083
Can't wait to see this pale69rider
Discuss The Art of the Steal (2013) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?