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The Thomas Crown Affair
This page is about the two versions of The Thomas Crown Affair from 1968 and 1999.
THE THOMAS CROWN AFFAIR (1968)
He was young, handsome, a millionaire – and he’d just pulled off the perfect crime! She was young, beautiful, a super sleuth – sent to investigate it!
Released June 26,1968 (US); February, 1969 (UK)
The Thomas Crown Affair is a heist film that was nominated for two Academy Awards, winning Best Original Song for Michel Legrand’s “Windmills of Your Mind”.
Four men pull off a daring daytime robbery at a bank, dump the money in a trash can and go their separate ways. Thomas Crown, a successful, wealthy businessman pulls up in his Rolls and collects it. Vickie Anderson, an independent insurance investigator is called in to recover the huge haul. She begins to examine the people who knew enough about the bank to have pulled the robbery and discovers Crown. She begins a tight watch on his every move and begins seeing him socially. How does the planner of the perfect crime react to pressure? [IMDb.com]