The Thief Who Came to Dinner1973

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The Thief Who Came to Dinner
Directed by:
Bud Yorkin

Starring Ryan O'Neal, Jacqueline Bisset, Warren Oates, Jill Clayburgh, Charles Cioffi and Ned Beatty, "The Thief Who Came to Dinner" (also known as "Ladro che venne a pranzo, Il") is a Comedy film directed by Bud Yorkin, and written by Walter Hill, released on March 01 of 1973 in the USA.

Webster and Laura took everything they wanted ... each other ... and a diamond worth $6.000.000.

Who is the director of "The Thief Who Came to Dinner":

The Thief Who Came to Dinner was directed by Bud Yorkin, an American producer, director, and actor.

Before directing The Thief Who Came to Dinner, Bud Yorkin had directed Start the Revolution Without Me, released in 1970, Inspector Clouseau (1968), Divorce American Style (1967), Come Blow Your Horn (1963). Since, he directed Arthur 2: On the Rocks, released in 1988, Love Hurts (1991).

When was "The Thief Who Came to Dinner" released:

The Thief Who Came to Dinner was initally released in the United States on Thursday, March 01, 1973.. This was forty-six (46) years ago.

It has been released on Tuesday, March 13, 1973 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "The Thief Who Came to Dinner":

At the casting of The Thief Who Came to Dinner we find Ryan O'Neal, previously seen in Love Story (1970) and The Games (1970); Jacqueline Bisset (The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972), Stand Up and Be Counted (1972)); Warren Oates (The Hired Hand (1971), Two-Lane Blacktop (1971)) [ more... ]

  • Michael Murphy and Jill Clayburgh also appeared together in An Unmarried Woman, released in 1978.
  • Austin Pendleton and Jill Clayburgh also appeared in Starting Over, released in 1979.
  • Michael Murphy and Ned Beatty also worked together in Nashville, released in 1975.

What is the Storyline of "The Thief Who Came to Dinner":

Webster McGee (Ryan O'Neal) is a computer programmer who abruptly quits his job and adopts a life of crime as a jewel thief in Houston, Texas.

For his first job he robs rich businessman Henderling (Charles Cioffi), stealing from him not only money, but also files with information that could destroy Henderling's career. McGee uses them to blackmail him but instead of money he asks for introduction into high society -- aiming to find a way to rob other rich houses.

He soon meets Laura [...]

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