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11 Harrowhouse (1974)

11 Harrowhouse

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Based on the novel by Gerald A. Browne, 11 Harrowhouse is a 1974 heist spoof with an all-star cast. The story concerns millionaire Clyde Massey (Trevor Howard) pressuring diamond merchant Howard R. Chesser (Charles Grodin) into robbing a London diamond exchange owned by Meecham (John Gielgud. Howard gets help from his girlfriend Maren Shirell (Candice Bergen), discontented employee Charles D. Watts (James Mason), and a cockroach in order to execute the plan. Once he has the fortune, Massey tries to double-cross his team of forced thieves, but his wealthy partner-in-crime Lady Anne Bolding (Helen Cherry) helps them escape. Charles Grodin, who also co-wrote the screenplay adaptation, provides voice-over commentary. 11 Harrowhouse is also known as Anything for Love and Fast Fortune. ~ Andrea LeVasseur, Rovimore
Rating: PG
Genre: Mystery & Suspense, Classics, Comedy
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In Theaters:
On DVD: Feb 1, 2011
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Fox

Cast

John Gielgud
as Meecham
Trevor Howard
as Clyde Massey
Helen Cherry
as Lady Bolding
John Bindon
as Security Officers
Larry Cross
as Whitman
Jimmy Gardner
as Man in Snack Bar
Richard Montez
as 2nd Manager
Clive Morton
as Sir Harold
Joe Powell
as Hickey
David Rowlands
as Club Manager
Cyril Shaps
as Wildenstein
Warwick Sims
as Maren's Friend
Trevor T. Smith
as Men in Vault
Jack Watling
as Fitzmaurice
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Critic Reviews for 11 Harrowhouse

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (3)

Full Review… | March 26, 2009
Variety
Top Critic

Full Review… | January 26, 2006
Time Out
Top Critic

Full Review… | May 9, 2005
New York Times
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Audience Reviews for 11 Harrowhouse

½

Breezy little caper comedy with an expert cast and a jaunty pace. Grodin's voice over is a nice touch. Candice Bergen shows her adaptness at comedy years before Murphy Brown.

jjnxn
jay nixon

Super Reviewer

A fun and different kind of heist film.
Despite only seeing the TV cut, I enjoyed the heck out of it.
They even find a reason to have a big car chase near the end, with Candice Bergen at the wheel (!). What's not to like.
Aram Avakian brings a sort of quirkiness to it, and it's cool to see the dad from the Beethoven movies in another role.

patrickdol
Patrick Dolan

Super Reviewer

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