11 Harrowhouse

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""I owed him $1,000,000. I figured I could clear it up if I did my own laundry and didn't eat again until I was 417 years old" or COMMIT THE MOST DARING ROBBERY EVER IMAGINED."
  • PG
  • 1974
  • 1 hr 34 min
  • 6.2  (1,185)

11 Harrowhouse is a 1974 British heist film directed by Aram Avakian. The movie stars Candice Bergen, Charles Grodin, and James Mason. The movie tells the story of a diamond heist that takes place in London, England. The film follows Howard R. Chesser (Charles Grodin) who is an American who owns a small jewelry store in London. Howard lives with his girlfriend Maren Shirell (Candice Bergen), a guard for a security firm that handles precious gems. One day, Howard is approached by a man named Clyde Massey (Trevor Howard) who proposes that they orchestrate a heist of a large number of uncut diamonds. Clyde knows that Howard has the knowledge to break into secure areas and he initially tries to bring him on board as a consultant. However, Howard sees an opportunity to become a part of the heist itself and agrees to help Clyde.

Under the guise of conducting a routine gem inspection, Maren is used as an inside person to provide information about the layout of the venue where the diamonds are being held. Howard rigs the surveillance cameras, security alarms, and takes part in the actual heist. The execution is full of twists and turns, even ending in a suspense.

11 Harrowhouse takes place during the backdrop of the 1970s with all the fashion trends and the golden era of diamonds. The cinematography is exquisite and captures the opulence magnificently. The storyline is crafted in such a way that the viewers will constantly be kept on their toes.

The cast's acting is commendable. Charles Grodin, who portrays Howard, does an impeccable job of playing the character of a lovable thief. Candice Bergen, who plays his girlfriend Maren, steals the show with her killer action scenes and sharp wit. James Mason, who plays Clyde's accomplice, delivers a captivating performance.

Overall, 11 Harrowhouse is a brilliant heist movie that will leave the audience engrossed until the very end. The plot is well-crafted, with twists and turns that will keep one guessing throughout. The magnificent cast complements the storyline impeccably with their performances. Aram Avakian's direction is superb and cinematography is fabulous, which makes for an engaging and thrilling movie experience.

11 Harrowhouse is a 1974 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 34 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.2.

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    1 hr 34 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    6.2  (1,185)