5.4/10
58
2 user

Diamonds for Breakfast (1968)

M | | Comedy | December 1968 (UK)
Four thieves try to steal the Imperial Jewels of Russia.
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Set in post-nuclear-holocaust England, where a handful of bizarre characters struggle on with their lives in the ruins, amongst endless heaps of ash, piles of broken crockery and brick, ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Lester
Stars: Rita Tushingham, Ralph Richardson, Peter Cook
The Trap (1966)
Adventure | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A fur trapper takes a mute girl as his unwilling wife to live with him in his remote cabin in the woods.

Director: Sidney Hayers
Stars: Rita Tushingham, Oliver Reed, Rex Sevenoaks
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

An immature teenager marries a young biker but becomes disenchanted with the realities of working class marriage and her husband's relationship with his best friend.

Director: Sidney J. Furie
Stars: Rita Tushingham, Colin Campbell, Dudley Sutton
The Guru (1969)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Britain's top pop artiste, Tom Pickle, travels to Bombay, India, circa 1960s to learn to play the sitar (musical instrument) from renowned maestro Ustad Zafar Khan. Tom is taken to Zafar's ... See full summary »

Director: James Ivory
Stars: Rita Tushingham, Michael York, Utpal Dutt
A Place to Go (1963)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Amidst the pub sing-songs and bombsites and with slums giving way to high-rise flats, life in Bethnal Green is changing for the Flints. Dad may decide to quit the docks and their daughter ... See full summary »

Director: Basil Dearden
Stars: Rita Tushingham, Michael Sarne, Bernard Lee
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Cool and sophisticated Tolen (Ray Brooks) has a monopoly on womanizing - with a long like of conquests to prove it - while the naive and awkward Colin (Michael Crawford) desperately wants a... See full summary »

Director: Richard Lester
Stars: Rita Tushingham, Ray Brooks, Michael Crawford
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Mario is a Milan industrialist who is constantly testing balloons to see how much air one can take before busting.

Director: Marco Ferreri
Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Catherine Spaak, Ugo Tognazzi
I girasoli (1970)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

An Italian woman conducts a desperate search for her husband, a soldier considered missing in action in Russia - like fifty thousand others during WWII.

Director: Vittorio De Sica
Stars: Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Lyudmila Saveleva
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Forty-year-old Sandro (Marcello Mastroianni) is married to Claude (Virna Lisi). Sandro has one strange obsession: he is a self confessed voyeur. He films his wife in all walks of life on ... See full summary »

Director: Franco Indovina
Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Virna Lisi, Timothy Dalton
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A three-way love affair in the Rome of the early seventies. Construction worker Oreste and young fiancee Adelaide meet Nello, cook in a pizzeria. This love triangle often go to communist ... See full summary »

Director: Ettore Scola
Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Monica Vitti, Giancarlo Giannini
Leo the Last (1970)
Drama | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Prince Leo, last in the line of rulers of a long-deposed monarchy on continental Europe and jaded with the frenetic search for kicks with the European jet-set, returns to his father's ... See full summary »

Director: John Boorman
Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Billie Whitelaw, Calvin Lockhart
Comedy | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Years after the Second Punic War, Scipio Africanus finds himself generally unliked, despite his defeat of Hannibal Barca. He and his brother, Scipio Asiaticus, are accused by Marcus Porcius... See full summary »

Director: Luigi Magni
Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Silvana Mangano, Vittorio Gassman
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
Marcello Mastroianni ... Grand Duke Nicholas Wladimirovitch Goduno
Rita Tushingham ... Bridget Rafferty
Elaine Taylor ... Victoria
Margaret Blye ... Honey
Francesca Tu ... Jeanne Silkingers
The Karlins The Karlins ... Triplets
Warren Mitchell ... Popov
Nora Nicholson ... Anastasia Petrovna
Bryan Pringle ... Police Sergeant
Leonard Rossiter ... Inspector Dudley
Bill Fraser Bill Fraser ... Bookseller
David Horne ... Duke of Windemere
Charles Lloyd Pack Charles Lloyd Pack ... Butler
Anne Blake ... Nashka
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
David Webb David Webb
Edit

Storyline

Four thieves try to steal the Imperial Jewels of Russia.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

M | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

December 1968 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Brillantes para el desayuno See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The last film of David Horne See more »

Goofs

The lobby card summary is wrong. It's actually _eight_ thieves who plot to steal the Russian Crown Jewels! One man and seven women (including rock group the Karlins as martial artist triplets). See more »

Connections

Referenced in Youth Wave (1968) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Stream Comedy Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular comedy titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed