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Thief (1981)

R
123 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Coming closer to his dream of leading a normal life, a professional safecracker agrees to do a job for the Mafia, who has other plans for him.
Writers
Frank Hohimer (novel "The Home Invaders") | Michael Mann (screen story) (screenplay)
Cinematographer
Donald E. Thorin (as Donald Thorin)
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Budget
$5,500,000
Gross (US & Canada)
$11,492,915
Gross (World)
$11,492,915
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Release date
Mar 27, 1981 (United States)

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Walter Scott
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Hal Frank
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7.4 / 10 | 21,469 votes