To Catch a Thief

Movie review by Heather Boerner, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

A riveting, rollicking Hitchcock suspense classic.

NR 1955 106 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 4 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 9+

The Ride of Your Life...

This is a joyous movie to behold. Filled with humor, wit, passion, action, danger, thrills, intrigue, and romance, it is truly a movie like no other. Cary Grant plays a reformed jewel thief, John Robie, known in infamy as The Cat. When a new string of high-profile thefts arise, it is up to him to prove that he is innocent: and the only way to do that is to catch the real thief. He teams up with a young American beauty (Grace Kelley) to find the New Cat, before it's too late. Parents need not be concerned about much in this film; aside from some tense scenes and the lightest of innuendos it is completely appropriate. This is a wonderful ride: don't miss it.

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