• King of Thieves (2019)

King of Thieves

Release Date: January 25th, 2019

R |1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary

A crew of retired crooks pulls off a major heist in London's jewelry district.

Cast: Michael Caine, Charlie Cox, Jim Broadbent, Tom Courtenay, Ray Winstone, Paul Whitehouse, Michael Gambon, Francesca Annis

Director: James Marsh

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Working Title Films

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Stephen DaltonThe Hollywood Reporter

    This prosaically competent comedy-thriller turns a rich true story into a tonally uneven blend of lukewarm laughs and low-level suspense. show more

  • 55
    Monica CastilloTheWrap

    Despite the film’s few imperfections, it’s still enjoyable to watch the cast of older actors refuse to age out of a young man’s genre. show more

  • 75
    Rex ReedObserver

    British character actors are the best in the world, and King of Thieves provides a perfect example of why. Like the distaff side of today’s British royalty that includes Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Joan Plowright and Eileen Atkins, it’s a marvel to watch Caine, Courtenay, Broadbent and Gambon go at each other with an aplomb that dazzles. show more

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