The Great Jewel Robber (1950)

NR 1950-07-15 (US) CrimeDrama 1h 31m
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His Evening Dress Was Always 'White Tie'... and a black automatic!


Director Peter Godfrey's 1950 drama, inspired by true events, dramatizes the crime spree of the notorious jewel thief known as "The Hollywood Raffles", whose famous robbery victims included such real-life celebrities as Joan Crawford, Errol Flynn, Alexis Smith and Dennis Morgan. David Brian stars in the title role, and he's supported by John Archer, Marjorie Reynolds, Jacqueline de Wit, Alix Talton, Ned Glass, Perdita Chandler and columnist Sheilah Graham, playing herself.

  1. Peter Godfrey


  2. Borden Chase


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  1. David Brian

    David Brian

    Gerald Graham Dennis

  2. Marjorie Reynolds

    Marjorie Reynolds

    Martha Rollins

  3. John Archer

    John Archer

    Police Detective Lou Sampter

  4. Jacqueline deWit

    Jacqueline deWit

    Mrs. Arthur Vinson

  5. Perdita Chandler

    Peggy Arthur

  6. Stanley Church

    Himself (mayor of New Rochelle)

  7. Alix Talton

    Alix Talton

    Brenda Hall (as Alice Talton)

  8. Jessie Arnold

    Jessie Arnold

    Undetermined Role (uncredited)

  9. Lois Austin

    Mrs. Workman (uncredited)

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The Great Jewel Robber
The Great Jewel Robber

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Original Language English

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