The Day They Robbed the Bank of England1960

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The Day They Robbed the Bank of England
Directed by:
John Guillermin

"The Day They Robbed the Bank of England" (also known as "Bankraub des Jahrhunderts", "Bankraub des Jahrhunderts, Der", "Furto alla banca d'Inghilterra") is a Crime/Drama film directed by John Guillermin, and written by Howard Clewes (adaptation), released on September 03 of 1960 in the USA . Aldo Ray is starring, alongside Elizabeth Sellars, Peter O'Toole, Kieron Moore, Albert Sharpe and Joseph Tomelty.

Who is the director of "The Day They Robbed the Bank of England":

The Day They Robbed the Bank of England was directed by John Guillermin, an English director, writer, and producer.

Before directing The Day They Robbed the Bank of England, John Guillermin had directed Tarzan's Greatest Adventure, released in 1959, I Was Monty's Double (1958), The Whole Truth (1958), Thunderstorm (1956), Tormenta (1955), and The Crowded Day (1954). Since, he directed Never Let Go, released in 1960, Waltz of the Toreadors (1962), Tarzan Goes to India (1962), Guns at Batasi (1964), The Blue Max (1966), and P.J. (1968).

What was the release date of "The Day They Robbed the Bank of England":

The Day They Robbed the Bank of England was first released in the United States on Saturday, September 03, 1960.. This was fifty-nine (59) years ago.

It has been released on Tuesday, May 17, 1960 in the United Kingdom; Friday, January 20, 1961 in France; Friday, November 25, 1960 in Germany and on Thursday, June 01, 1961 in Italy.

What is the casting of "The Day They Robbed the Bank of England":

At the casting of The Day They Robbed the Bank of England we find Aldo Ray, previously seen in The Siege of Pinchgut (1959) and God's Little Acre (1958); Elizabeth Sellars (Jet Storm (1959), The Shiralee (1957)); Peter O'Toole (Kidnapped (1960)) [ more... ]

  • Miles Malleson and Joseph Tomelty, John Le Mesurier also worked together in The Captain's Table, released in 1959.
  • Peter O'Toole, John Le Mesurier and Colin Gordon can also be seen in Casino Royale, released in 1967.
  • John Le Mesurier and Miles Malleson can also be seen in Gideon's Day, released in 1958.

What is the Storyline of "The Day They Robbed the Bank of England":

The film is set in London at the turn of the 20th century, in 1901. While Ireland struggles for independence, Charles Norgate (Aldo Ray), an Irish-American, arrives in London after being recruited by Irish revolutionaries to undertake a robbery of the Bank of England. Iris Muldoon, the widow of a martyr in the Irish independence movement, had previously travelled to New York to hire Norgate on behalf of the movement. The Irish revolutionaries, led by O'Shea (Hugh Griffith), plan to rob a million pounds [...]

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