It Takes a Thief
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It Takes a Thief

Year:
Duration:
51 min (65 episodes)
Genres:
Adventure | Crime | Drama
IMDB rate:
8
Awards:
Nominated for Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 1 nomination
Details
Country: USA
Release Date: 1968-01-09
Filming Locations: Backlot, Universal Studios - 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, California, USA
Cast
Actor
Character
Robert Wagner
Alexander Mundy
Malachi Throne
Noah Bain
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Trivia
"The last line of dialogue in the series' last episode is spoken directly to the camera. Wally Powers (facing & continuing to talk to the other actors, not the camera): "You know that and I know it, and you can be very sure the government knows it." (turning his face to the camera) "So what are you trying to do, scare everybody?"
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In the first season, Alexander Mundy was a cat burglar hired by American spy agency: The SIA. In the second season, he became a freelance operative.
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Goofs
Several episodes in season 1 use stock footage of the undercarriage of an aircraft landing. This aircraft has 4 sets of landing gear. No commercial aircraft uses this configuration. The only aircraft to use this configuration is the USAF B-52 bomber.
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Quotes
Noah Bain: Oh, uh, look, Al, I'm not asking you to spy. I'm just asking you to steal.
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Alistair Mundy: [part of opening title narration] I've heard of stealing *from* the government, but *for* the government?
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Faq
Q
Is the 1968 series "It Takes A Thief" Available on DVD?
A
I am looking for an answerAnswer: No, but there was a rumour last September that it may be released officialy.
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Photos from cast
Sally Kellerman Sandra Bettin Chuck Courtney Gene Dynarski Felicia Farr Tina Sinatra