To Catch a Thief

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To Catch a Thief ★★★ 1955

On the French Riviera, a reformed jewel thief falls for a wealthy American woman, who suspects he's up to his old tricks when a rash of jewel thefts occur. Oscarwinning photography by Robert Burks, a notable fireworks scene, and snappy dialogue. A change of pace for Hitchcock, this charming comedythriller proved to be as popular as his other efforts. Based on the novel by David Dodge. Kelly met future husband Prince Rainier during a photo shoot while she was attending the Cannes Film Festival. 103m/C VHS, DVD . Cary Grant, Grace Kelly, Jessie Royce Landis, John Williams, Charles Vanel, Brigitte Auber; D: Alfred Hitchcock; W: John Michael Hayes; C: Robert Burks. Oscars ‘55: Color Cinematog.