The King's Thief1955

| Quotes
The King's Thief
Directed by:
Robert Z. Leonard

"The King's Thief" (also known as "Königs Dieb, Des", "Ladro del re, Il") is an Adventure film directed by Robert Z. Leonard, and written by Christopher Knopf, released in the USA on August 05 of 1955 . Ann Blyth is starring, alongside Edmund Purdom, David Niven, George Sanders, Roger Moore and John Dehner.

A romance inspired by a true story of a soldier of fortune!

Who is the director of "The King's Thief":

The King's Thief was directed by Robert Z. Leonard, an American director, producer, writer, and actor.

Before The King's Thief, Robert Z. Leonard had directed Her Twelve Men, released in 1954, The Clown (1953), Too Young to Kiss (1951), Grounds for Marriage (1951), Duchess of Idaho (1950), and Nancy Goes to Rio (1950). Since, he directed .

What was the release date of "The King's Thief":

The King's Thief was first released in the United States on Friday, August 05, 1955. Other films released on Friday, August 05, 1955 are Francis in the Navy (dir. Arthur Lubin) and To Catch a Thief (dir. Alfred Hitchcock). This was sixty-four (64) years ago.

What is the cast of "The King's Thief":

At the casting of The King's Thief we find Ann Blyth, previously seen in The Student Prince (1954) and All the Brothers Were Valiant (1953); Edmund Purdom (The Prodigal (1955), Athena (1954)); David Niven (Carrington V.C. (1955), The Moon Is Blue (1953)) [ more... ]

  • Paul Cavanagh and Roger Moore, Sean McClory, Melville Cooper, Ian Wolfe also worked together in Diane, released in 1956.
  • George Sanders, John Dehner, Rhys Williams, Ashley Cowan and Paul Cavanagh also appeared together in The Scarlet Coat, released in 1955.
  • Sean McClory, Tudor Owen, Rhys Williams and Ian Wolfe have all also be seen in Les Miserables, released in 1952.
  • Paul Cavanagh and Edmund Purdom, John Dehner also appeared in The Prodigal, released in 1955.
  • Paul Cavanagh and John Dehner, Rhys Williams can also be seen in Plymouth Adventure, released in 1952.
  • Ian Wolfe and Edmund Purdom, Rhys Williams can all be seen in Julius Caesar, released in 1953.
  • Sean McClory, Tudor Owen and Ashley Cowan also worked together in Botany Bay, released in 1953.
  • Ian Wolfe, Paul Cavanagh and Milton Parsons also worked together in The Verdict, released in 1946.
  • Ann Blyth, Edmund Purdom and Charles Davis also appeared in The Student Prince, released in 1954.
  • Ann Blyth, Tudor Owen and Rhys Williams also worked together in The World in His Arms, released in 1952.

What is the Storyline of "The King's Thief":

In this period film, Lady Mary's (Blyth) father is accused of treason and, though innocent, is executed. Lady Mary travels to London to confront his accuser, the Duke of Brampton (Niven). While there, she meets Michael Dermott (Purdom), a highwayman, who is also an enemy of the Duke. Dermott is in possession of the Duke's notebook, detailing all the highest ranking and richest people in kingdom. Adventure abounds as the Duke tries to retrieve his property before it can be used against him


Message board

No message has yet been posted about The King's Thief.

Start a Topic


There is no image yet.

Explore more

Thief Warrior Gladiator King: "Conan the Barbarian" (1982), a film by John Milius
1 message - Starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Earl Jones, Max von Sydow, Sandahl Bergman, Ben Davidson and Cassandra Gava, «Conan the Barbarian»...

Warrior. Legend. King: "The Scorpion King" (2002), a film by Chuck Russell
1 message - «The Scorpion King» (also known as "Re scorpione, Il") is an Action/Adventure/Fantasy/Romance/Thrille-r film directed by Chuck...

The Mummy Rise Of The Aztec (2010)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
7 messages - I love the Idea for a new mummy movie I can't get enough of the mummy i loved The Mummy: Tomb of The Dragon Emperor I think a fourth one would be...

"The Scorpion King 3: Battle for Redemption" (2012), a film by Roel Reiné
1 message - Directed by Roel Reiné, and written by Brendan Cowles, Shane Kuhn, and Randall McCormick, «The Scorpion King 3: Battle for...

The Fourth Mummy movie planned!
115 messages - The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor, the third installment of the Mummy's saga, has just been released in theatres and we are already hearing talk...

( 1972 )King, Queen, Knave
Directed by: J. Skolimowski, starring G. Lollobrigida, D. Niven, J. Moulder-Brown, M. Adorf...

( 2008 )Here
Directed by: B. King

( 1971 )Lo chiamavano King
Starring: R. Harrison, K. Kinski, A. Puskin, L. Fineschi...

The Lion King( 1994 )The Lion King
Directed by: R. Allers, R. Minkoff, starring J. Taylor Thomas, M. Broderick, J. Earl Jones, J. Irons...

Resources: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Wikipedia and contributions from movie fans. Anyone can submit additionnal information and corrections, you can post a message into the forum, or you can contact me by e-mail. Information and materials are submitted by users and thus may not always contain up-to-date and correct information, so do not hesite to report mistakes, and submit corrections.Thank you!. Direct editing is no longer available, sorry.

  • Due to health issues, this site has been maintained on and off during the last few years. Some information is outdated, and I am trying to fix things progressively. Thank you in advance for your indulgence -The Webmaster-
  • Messages posted at this site are the sole opinion and responsibility of the poster. In no way will be liable or responsible for their content. If you believe something is inappropriate please do not hesitate to report it.
  • Information available at this site are based on the contributions submitted movie fans (visitors, registered members). I cannot guarantee the validity, accuracy or reliability of the information found here. If there are mistakes, or outdated information, I truly apologize. You can use the contact form to submit additional information. Thank you!