The Italian Job Reviews

February 9, 2019
It gets sillier and milder because director Collinson and writer Troy Kennedy Martin could not make up their minds whether they wanted the heist farce to end them all, or an honest thriller with a few laughs.
Top Critic
April 21, 2010
Caine and Coward play a splendid game of verbal tennis, but by the final reel the laughs are lost in an anthology of dull and deafening car chases.
March 5, 2008
The gold is then stashed in a bus, and the predictable chase ensues.
May 9, 2005
The film is technically sophisticated and emotionally retarded.
March 12, 2004
Overrated heist film whose climactic chase scene is one of its few redeeming values.