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The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery
The Great St Louis Bank Robbery
Actors: Steve McQueen, David Clarke, Molly McCarthy
Director: Charles Guggenheim
Genres: Mystery & Suspense
2003     1hr 26min

Classic Black & White An ex-football hero takes a wrong turn and ends up with a gang of thieves planning to knock over a bank. Shot at the actual location of the robbery and with the appearance of the St. Louis police off...  more »

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Actors: Steve McQueen, David Clarke, Molly McCarthy
Director: Charles Guggenheim
Genres: Mystery & Suspense
Sub-Genres: Mystery & Suspense
Studio: Miracle Pictures
Format: DVD
DVD Release Date: 03/03/2003
Theatrical Release Date: 00/00/1960
Release Year: 2003
Run Time: 1hr 26min
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 2
Members Wishing: 0
Subtitles: English

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Member Movie Reviews

Elizabeth B. (bethieof96) from NINETY SIX, SC
Reviewed on 7/14/2013...
This movie is good but not great. Being a true story made it interesting for me and seeing Steve McQueen in an early role.
Leendert S. (qrazydutch) from OAK HARBOR, WA
Reviewed on 3/10/2009...
He, Steve McQueen fans....If you haven't watch this one, then catch up.....

Movie Reviews

First great McQueen role
Annie Van Auken | Planet Earth | 01/19/2009
(4 out of 5 stars)

"While it's true that Steve McQueen's first movie lead role was in the not-very-scary fright film, THE BLOB (1958), it was in his very next picture that Steve proved he was star material.

In THE GREAT ST. LOUIS BANK ROBBERY (1959), McQueen hires out as "wheel man" to a small gang. In this true story, the bank heist quickly devolves into a hostage situation that ends disastrously. Shot on the actual location using non-actors who were both victims of and respondents to the crime, this picture has a realism that makes it worth seeing.

Also recommended:
Steve McQueen took his TV western experience with him when he appeared in the John Sturges classic, THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN (1960). He co-stars here with Yul Brynner, Eli Wallach, Charles Bronson, Robert Vaughn and James Coburn.

Parenthetical number preceding title is a 1 to 10 viewer poll rating found at a film resource website.

(5.9) The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery (1959) - Steve McQueen/Crahan Denton/David Clarke/Molly McCarthy/Martha Gable/Larry Gerst/Boyd Williams/Frank Novotny"