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Gambit (16-Dec-1966)

Director: Ronald Neame

Writers: Jack Davies; Alvin Sargent; Sidney Carroll

Music Composed and Conducted by: Maurice Jarre

Producer: Leo L. Fuchs

Keywords: Crime/Comedy, Art Theft

A cabaret dancer in Hong Kong is hired by a cat burglar to help steal a priceless and well-protected sculpture from Ahmad Shahbandar, one of the wealthiest men in the world; she is a spitting image for Shahbandar's late wife, but the urbane recluse is no fool. Complex, entertaining, and at times, deliciously funny caper. Received Oscar nominations for Best Set Decoration, Best Costume Design and Best Sound.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
John Abbott
5-Jun-1905 24-May-1996 The Woman in White
Michael Caine
14-Mar-1933   Get Carter
Roger C. Carmel
27-Sep-1932 11-Nov-1986 Harcourt Fenton Mudd
Herbert Lom
11-Sep-1917 27-Sep-2012 Chief Inspector Dreyfus
Shirley MacLaine
24-Apr-1934   Terms of Endearment
Arnold Moss
28-Jan-1910 15-Dec-1989 My Favorite Spy


Shirley MacLaine   ...   Nicole
Michael Caine   ...   Harry
Also Starring
Herbert Lom   ...   Shahbandar
Roger C. Carmel   ...   Ram
Arnold Moss   ...   Abdul
John Abbott   ...   Emile
Richard Angarola   ...   Col. Salim
Maurice Marsac   ...   Hotel Clerk


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