To Catch a Thief

 

USA | 1955 | 106 min | PG


In Alfred Hitchcock’s 1955 romantic thriller TO CATCH A THIEF, retired American cat burglar John Robie (Cary Grant) may still be a jewel thief.

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Whoever the culprit is, the nocturnal heists have put wealthy vacationers in a panic. All of them, that is, except for unflappable bejewelled heiress Frances Stevens (Grace Kelly).Based on the novel by David Dodge and inspired by the glittering cult of celebrity emerging at Cannes, To Catch a Thief was Alfred Hitchcock’s first film with VistaVision; it also features the prowess of frequent Hitch collaborators like Paramount’s supervising art director Hal Pereira and production designer Joseph Macmillan Johnson, director of photography Robert Burks and costume designer Edith Head.

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Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Cast: Cary Grant, Grace Kelly, John Williams and Jessie Royce Landis


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DETAILS

Before the movie, join host Nathalie Atkinson and menswear expert Pedro Mendes, of the Hogtown Rake and author of Walter Beauchamp: A Tailored History of Toronto, in conversation about summer, style and Cary Grant.

With stunning Oscar-winning cinematography by Robert Burks shot on location around the Côte d’Azur, To Catch a Thief is part of the Revue’s summer miniseries of heat wave-themed films —stay tuned for details on the screenings of classics like Do the Right Thing.

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