King of Thieves

King of Thieves

TIME OUT SAYS

It may look like a fictional crime comedy, as its premise is Hollywood gold, but realising The King of Thieves is based on a true story is reason enough to give this a watch.

The movie tells the true story of the infamous Hatton Garden diamond heist, the biggest and most daring in British history. It is revisited through hilarious performances from a stellar cast, including Michael Caine and Charlie Cox – who we’re excited to see outside of his amazing Daredevil starring. We can already see a film packed with equal parts humour and drama. It’s incredible to take a peak behind the meticulous workings of the largest heist in English history – pulled off by a team of pensioners.

WHAT IS IT...
A true crime film about a major heist in London

WHY GO...
For the cast and their banter

DIRECTOR
James Marsh

RELEASE DATE
Out now (18TC)

By Darragh Murphy | 23 Oct 2018

DETAILS

King of Thieves
DirectorJames Marsh
CastingCharlie Cox, Michael Caine, Michael Gambon
Film Category Crime Drama