It Takes a Thief (1968)


Genre: Action , Adventure , Crime , Drama

Plot: Alexander Mundy was a cat burglar and professional thief who had style, class and talent. He made only one mistake -- getting caught. While serving a sentence in San Jobel Prison, he was contacted by representatives of the US Government spy agency, SIA. They offered to get him out if he would put his talents to work stealing for the government. Accepting the offer, he worked closely with an SIA department head, Noah Bain, who was his boss, aide, associate, friend and watchdog. During the second season he was now a free agent and his new SIA contact was Wallie Powers. Alexander's dad Alister became a semi-regular who was also a retired thief, from whom he had learned all his skills, and who occasionally teamed with his son on special jobs. Read More



Episode 16: The Lay of the Land
Episode 15: A Matter of Royal Larceny
Episode 14: Locked in the Cradle of the Keep
Episode 13: The Radomir Miniature
Episode 12: Turnabout
Episode 11: To Steal a Battleship
Episode 10: Birds of a Feather
Episode 9: When Good Friends Get Together
Episode 8: A Spot of Trouble
Episode 7: When Thieves Fall In
Episode 6: Totally by Design
Episode 5: One Illegal Angel
Episode 4: A Very Warm Reception
Episode 3: When Boy Meets Girl
Episode 2: It Takes One to Know One
Episode 1: A Thief is a Thief (a.k.a. Magnificent Thief)