Tony Le Stéphanois (Jean Servais), back from prison after taking a rap for Jo le Suédois (Carl Möhner), is ready to settle a few scores and mastermind a brilliant jewel heist. A worldwide smash hit, Rififi earned director Jules Dassin the Best Director prize at Cannes and set the standard for screen robberies for decades to come.
Best Director (Cannes Film Festival, 1955)
Prix Méliès (French Syndicate of Cinema Critics, 1956)
Top Foreign Films (National Board of Review, 1956)
Special Award for the Re-release (New York Film Critics Circle, 2000)
“THE BEST OF ALL HEIST MOVIES!” — ALAN SCHERSTUHL, VILLAGE VOICE
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