Main title from Too Many Crooks (1959) (4).   From a story by Christiane Rochefort and Jean Nery

Too Many Crooks

(1959)

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| Film | United Kingdom | B&W | Comedy, Crime | 1h 27min |
U
| Stars: Terry-Thomas, George Cole, Brenda de Banzie | Director: Mario Zampi

Incompetent crooks plot a kidnapping

Robbery With Laughter! Crime Was Simple To Them – They Were All Simple Minded!

Cast

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British actor Terry-Thomas holds a cheroot while on the telephone
Billy Gordon
George Cole
Fingers
Brenda de Banzie
Lucy
Bernard Bresslaw
Snowdrop
Sidney James
Sid
Joe Melia
Whisper
Vera Day
Charmaine
Delphi Lawrence
Secretary
John Le Mesurier
Magistrate
Morry Hyams (Sydney Tafler) in his store in a scene from It Always Rains on Sunday (1947)
Solicitor
Rosalie Ashley
Angela
Nicholas Parsons
Tommy
Vilma Ann Leslie
Girl Journalist
Edie Martin
Gordon’s Mother
Tutte Lemkow
Swarthy Man
John Stuart
Inspector Jensen
Terry Scott (PC Wells) discovers a crime in Murder Most Foul (1964)
Terry Scott
Fire Policeman
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Reviews

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Agreeable farce with black edges and an excellent chase sequence. (Halliwell’s)

Pictures

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Main title from Too Many Crooks (1959) (4).   From a story by Christiane Rochefort and Jean Nery

Production

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Mario Zampi
Director / Producer
Christiane Rochefort
Writer (story)
Jean Nery
Writer (story)

Companies

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Mario Zampi Productions
Production company
The Rank Organisation
Production company
Rank Film Distributors
Distribution company