• Gambit (1967)


Release Date: January 7th, 1967

DVD Release Date: September 27th, 2013

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary

Harry Dean (Michael Caine) is a career burglar set on stealing a piece of priceless art from the world's wealthiest man, Mr. Shahbandar (Herbert Lom). With the help of exotic showgirl Nicole Chang (Shirley MacLaine), he concocts the perfect scheme for how the robbery should go and lays it out point by point. However, when the team tries to execute the plan, perfection and reality don't quite match up, and Harry's vision begins to unravel in this twisty tale of a heist gone wrong.

Cast: Shirley MacLaine, Michael Caine, Herbert Lom, Roger C. Carmel, Arnold Moss, John Abbott, Richard Angarola, Maurice Marsac

Director: Ronald Neame

Genres: Thriller , Comedy

Production Co: Universal Pictures

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Mystery, Offbeat, 1960s, Hotel, Cool, England, Quest

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Nominated Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical