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To Catch a Thief (5-Aug-1955)

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Writer: John Michael Hayes

From novel: To Catch a Thief by David Dodge

Music Scored by: Lyn Murray

Keywords: Mystery

John Robie, hero of the French Resistance and retired cat burglar, comes under suspicion when someone using his modus operandi to commit a string of jewel thefts. He must try to ferret out who taken his mantle; meanwhile, an American heiress tries to romance him. Won Oscar for Best Cinematography; received nominations for Best Set Decoration and Best Costume Design. During filming in Monte Carlo, Grace Kelly met her future husband Prince Rainier.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Cary Grant
Actor
18-Jan-1904 29-Nov-1986 North by Northwest
Grace Kelly
Royalty
12-Nov-1929 14-Sep-1982 American-born Princess of Monaco
Jessie Royce Landis
Actor
25-Nov-1896 2-Nov-1972 North by Northwest

CAST

Cary Grant   ...   John Robie
Grace Kelly   ...   Frances Stevens
with
Jessie Royce Landis   ...   Mrs. Stevens
John Williams   ...   H. H. Hughson
Charles Vanel   ...   Bertani
Brigitte Auber   ...   Danielle
Jean Martinelli   ...   Foussard
Georgette Anys   ...   Germaine

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