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The Cracksman (1963)

Not Rated
112 min | Comedy

A shorty, kind, very innocent and efficient locksmith is cheated by a burglar in order to rob a car and to open a safe strongbox. The police catches him and is sent to jail. Once there some gangsters gain his friendship to cheat him again ...See moreA shorty, kind, very innocent and efficient locksmith is cheated by a burglar in order to rob a car and to open a safe strongbox. The police catches him and is sent to jail. Once there some gangsters gain his friendship to cheat him again and help then to escape. Written by Michel Rudoy See less
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Writers
Lew Schwarz (screenplay) (original story) | Charlie Drake (screenplay) | Mike Watts (additional dialogue)
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Updated Jul 30, 1963

Release date
Feb 5, 1965 (East Germany)

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Charlie Drake
Ernest Wright Ernest Wright   See fewer
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George Sanders
Guv'nor Guv'nor   See fewer
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Dennis Price
Grantley Grantley   See fewer
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Percy Herbert
Nosher Nosher   See fewer
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Eddie Byrne
Domino Domino   See fewer
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Finlay Currie
Feathers Feathers   See fewer
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Geoffrey Keen
Magistrate Magistrate   See fewer
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Patrick Cargill
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Norman Bird
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Neil McCarthy
Van Gogh Van Gogh   See fewer
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Christopher Rhodes
Mr. King Mr. King   See fewer
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Ronnie Barker
Yossle Yossle   See fewer
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Wanda Ventham
Sandra Sandra   See fewer
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Jerold Wells
Chief Prison Officer Chief Prison Officer   See fewer
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Tutte Lemkow
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Richard Leech
Detective Sergeant Detective Sergeant   See fewer
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Terry Brooks
Willie Willie   See fewer
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Sheila Holt
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Tom Gillis
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Imogen Hassall
Guv'nor 's Secretary Guv'nor 's Secretary   See fewer
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Carol Cleveland
Pirate (uncredited) Pirate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Noel Coleman
Chauffeur (uncredited) Chauffeur (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roger Maxwell
Magistrate (uncredited) Magistrate (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Payne
Man in Prison (uncredited) Man in Prison (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Shaw
Moke (uncredited) Moke (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mark Singleton
Head Waiter (uncredited) Head Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Brian Weske
Prisoner (uncredited) Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.9 / 10 | 110 votes