The Thief
The Thief (1952)

A product of the Red Scare era, this depicts--without dialogue--how an Atomic Energy Commission scientist attempts to skip the country when FBI agents find he has been photographing secret files for Russian agents. Eventually, he breaks… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: October 15, 1952
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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

One thing is certainly true, however. The film's tagline, 'The only motion picture of its kind,' is undeniable. The results make it clear why this is still the case.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A silent film in the true sense of a silent film.

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Stella Dallas
what a great youtube find: a spy film without a single word of dialogue. ray milland with his constant air of anxiety is perfect in the role of a nuclear… More