Once a Thief Poster

Release Date: 1965

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary
All ex-convict Eddie Pedak (Alain Delon) wants is a fresh start with his wife, Kristine (Ann-Margret), and daughter, Kathy (Tammy Locke), as he tries to rebuild his life in San Francisco, but a few obstacles stand in his way. One is Inspector Mike Vido (Van Heflin) of the SFPD, who believes Pedak is the man who shot him several years back, and wants revenge. The other is Pedak's brother, Walter (Jack Palance), a lifetime criminal who persistently tries to recruit him to pull one last job.

Cast: Alain Delon, Ann-Margret , Van Heflin, Jack Palance, John Davis Chandler, Jeff Corey, Tony Musante, Steve Mitchell

Director: Ralph Nelson

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Keywords: Rescue, Pursuit, Revenge, Tense, Daughter, Brother, Dark, Quest, Wife, 1960s