Director: Peter Collinson
Running Time: 1 hr. 39 min.
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Mystery & Suspense, Classics, Comedy
Theater Release: Jan 01, 1969
DVD Release: Oct 07, 2003
The quintessential British caper film of the 1960s, The Italian Job is a flashy, fast romp that chases a team of career criminals throughout one of the biggest international gold heists in history. Michael Caine is Charlie Croker, a stylish robber and skirt-chaser just out of British prison. Shunning rehabilitation for recidivism, Croker takes over "The Italian Job," a complicated plan to hijack gold bullion from Italy -- right from underneath the noses of the Italian Police and the Mafia. The