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The Thief Who Came to Dinner (1973)

PG
104 min | Comedy, Romance

A computer programmer decides to become a thief. And when he starts making waves an insurance investigator hounds him. He also meets a woman who becomes his accomplice.
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Director
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Walter Hill (screenplay by) | Terrence Lore Smith (based on the novel by)
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Philip H. Lathrop (as Philip Lathrop)
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Updated Mar 1, 1973

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Mar 1, 1973 (United States)

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6.2 / 10 | 782 votes