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Robert Hunt <[log in to unmask]>
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Sat, 10 Mar 2018 09:07:00 -0500
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There's a not-very-good movie with James Coburn called "Harry in my Pocket".

Robert Hunt
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From: Linda Robinson <[log in to unmask]>
To: SCREEN-L <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Sat, Mar 10, 2018 7:41 am
Subject: Re: [SCREEN-L] movies about pickpockets?

Probably nothing like what you're looking for, but there's always the
musical Oliver! (1986).

On Wed, Mar 7, 2018 at 9:02 AM, Fang, Karen <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Hi everyone,
> I'm looking for movies about pickpockets (similar to Samuel Fuller's
> PICKUP ON SOUTH STREET, Robert Bresson's LE PICKPOCKET, and Jia Zhangke's
> I'll be considering these films in conjunction with a thread of Hong Kong
> movies on the same topic, as well as COLD EYES (a Korean remake of a Hong
> Kong movie that quotes Fuller), but would be grateful for titles and
> suggestions to other movies about pickpockets within world film.
> Feel free to reply off off-list.
> Thanks in advance for any leads!
> Karen Fang
> Karen Fang            
> Professor
> Department of English
> University of Houston        @KfangKaren
> author of _Arresting Cinema: Surveillance in Hong Kong Film_ Stanford
> University Press, 2017
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