Thief Trailer

Thief Trailer (1981)

"Tonight, his take home pay is $410, free." 27 March 1981 Drama, Action, Thriller 122 mins

Michael Mann directs James Caan as a professional safecracker named Frank, who specializes in high-profile diamond heists. Frank plans to use his ill-gotten income to retire from crime and build a nice life for himself complete with a home, wife and kids. To accelerate this process, he signs on with a top gangster (Robert Prosky) for a big score. But when Frank tries to quit the job, the mob comes after him and his girlfriend (Tuesday Weld).

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James Caan

as Frank

Tuesday Weld

as Jessie

Tom Signorelli

as Attaglia

W.R. Brown

as Mitch

Norm Tobin

as Guido

Gavin MacFadyen

as Boreksco

Chuck Adamson

as Ancell

Sam Cirone

as Martello

Spero Anast

as Bukowski

Walter Scott

as Detective D. Simpson

Sam T. Louis

as Large Detective in Suit


Michael Mann

Michael Mann Executive Producer

Ronnie Caan

Ronnie Caan Producer

Donald E. Thorin

Donald E. Thorin Director of Photography

Richard Brams

Richard Brams Associate Producer

Tangerine Dream

Original Music Composer

Vic Ramos

Vic Ramos Casting

Mel Bourne

Mel Bourne Production Design

Mary Dodson

Mary Dodson Art Direction

Michael Mann

Michael Mann Screenstory

International Titles

Thief - Der Einzelgänger Trailer

International Releases Dates

Australia 17 September 1981

Germany 27 August 1981

United Kingdom 03 August 1981

Greece 30 September 1981

Italy 03 September 1981

United States 27 March 1981

Production Companies

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