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Based on 6 Reviews
critic reviews (6)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 63
    Steve Macfarlane Slant Magazine

    A dazzling heist film that can't help but come off as duly influenced by Steven Soderbergh's Ocean's trilogy, South Korea's number one box-office champ of all time is never less than clever. show more

  • 80
    David Fear Time Out New York

    A cross-pollinated mixture of Hollywood-blockbuster bombast, Asian cool and '60s Vegas ring-a-ding swing. show more

  • 75
    Gabe Toro The Playlist

    The Thieves is less interested in the characters than it is the elaborate stunts and gimmicks. show more

  • 90
    The New York Times

    Loaded with all the twists, disguises, glamorous settings and split-screen montages you could ask for. show more

  • 70
    Village Voice

    Easier to like than it is to follow, Choi Dong-hoon's glossy caper boasts all the pomp and cajolery of the true international blockbuster. show more

  • 70
    Gary Goldstein Los Angeles Times

    While the movie's second half feels more consequential - and more impressively action-packed - than its first part, it also loses some of its initial charm and quirk via a protracted, often dizzying descent into a kind of booty-centric game of hot potato. show more

  • October 30, 2012 mikesmutt
    Report This User

    a lot of fun and a lot of action---it gets a little violent but a totally enjoyable ride

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