The Anderson Tapes
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This breathlessly paced high-tech thriller stars Sean Connery as Anderson, a career criminal who's just been released from his latest prison term. Seeking a quick financial turnover, Anderson uses mob funding to finance an ambitious robbery. With a gang of expert thieves, Anderson sets about to rob every wealthy tenant of a fancy East Side apartment building. What he doesn't know is that every move he makes is being monitored and taped by several law-enforcement agencies, who hope that Anderson will lead them to the Mob kingpins. Though the film may look like a "comment" on… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 80%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Starring Sean Connery, Sidney Lumet's thriler is one of the best caper films of the 1970s"
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"Good, old-fashioned Connery heist flick. Goes down smooth."
‑ Scott Weinberg, eFilmCritic.com
"Weak caper flick that's phony, superficial and unconvincing, that too slickly veers between comedy and suspense."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Sizzling story telling!"
‑ S. James Wegg, JWR
"If this sort of thing bores you, you may want to give it a chance anyway because Christopher Walken ... makes his Hollywood film debut."
‑ Rob Gonsalves, eFilmCritic.com
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