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Thieves like us


Two convicts break out of Mississippi State Penitentiary in 1936 to join a third on a long spree of bank robbing. The youngest of the gang falls in love with a girl he has met at their hideout. Their last robbery in Yazoo City goes bad and all three become notorious men, who are wanted by the law.

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  • 1 videodisc (123 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD video 4 3/4 in.
  • digital optical mono stereo Dolby Digital 2.0
  • laser optical NTSC
  • video file DVD video region 1

Target Audience Note:

  • CHVR: NR
  • MPAA rating: R.


  • Title from container.
  • From the Edward Anderson novel "Thieves like us".
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974.
  • Special features: Audio commentary by Robert Altman ; Original theatrical trailer.
  • Cinematographer, Jean Boffety ; editor, Lou Lombardo.
  • Keith Carradine, Shelley Duvall, John Schuck, Bert Remsen, Louise Fletcher, Ann Latham, Tom Skerritt, *Al Scott, John Roper, Mary Waits, Rodney Lee Jr.
  • DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital.
  • In English with optional English subtitles.

Publisher or Distributor Number: 11183271

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