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Diamonds for Breakfast (1968)

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

Complete credited cast:
... Grand Duke Nicholas Wladimirovitch Goduno
... Bridget Rafferty
... Victoria
... Honey
... Jeanne Silkingers
The Karlins ... Triplets
... Popov
... Anastasia Petrovna
... Police Sergeant
... Inspector Dudley
Bill Fraser ... Bookseller
... Duke of Windemere
Charles Lloyd Pack ... Butler
... Nashka
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
David Webb
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Four thieves try to steal the Imperial Jewels of Russia.

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December 1968 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Brillantes para el desayuno  »

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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 »

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Referenced in Youth Wave (1968) See more »

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