Thieves Quartet

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Thieves Quartet
Thieves Quartet.jpg
Directed byJoe Chappelle
Produced byColleen Griffen
Written byJoe Chappelle
Starring
Music byJohn Zorn
CinematographyGreg Littlewood
Edited by
  • Randy Bricker
  • Scott Taradash
Production
company
Mooncoin
Distributed byHeadliner Entertainment Group
Release date
  • 1994 (1994)
Running time
90 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Thieves Quartet is a 1994 thriller film directed by Joe Chappelle and starring Michele Cole and James Denton.

Premise[edit]

In Chicago, four desperate criminals kidnap a businessman's daughter, only to find their plans unravel.

Cast[edit]

  • Phillip Van Lear as Jimmy Fuqua
  • Joe Guastaferro as Art Bledsoe
  • Michele Cole as Jessica Sutter
  • James "Ike" Eichling as Mike Quinn
  • Richard Henzel as Morgan Luce
  • Jamie Denton as Ray Higgs
  • Dawn Maxey as Jill Luce

Reception[edit]

Steven Gaydos of Variety wrote that the film features "first-rate performances" but has "a routine, by-the-numbers plot".[1] Stephen Holden of The New York Times wrote, "Although a standard genre movie with film-noir overtones, it nevertheless has a conviction that is missing in many of its slicker Hollywood forerunners."[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gaydos, Steven (1994-06-27). "Review: 'Thieves Quartet'". Variety. Retrieved 2016-05-01.
  2. ^ Holden, Stephen (1994-06-24). "Review/Film; Three Losers and One Fool On a Grim Abduction Caper". The New York Times. Retrieved 2016-05-01.

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