The Passionate Thief

On New Year's Eve, an insecure, struggling actress (Anna Magnani) has nothing to do. When a colleague invites her to a New Year's party, she jumps at the opportunity. Accidentally she runs into an old acting acquaintance (Toto), who is helping a professional pickpocket (Ben Gazzara) steal from people during the hustle-bustle of New Year's Eve festivities. During the course of the evening, they have numerous crazy, humorous adventures all over Rome at different parties, restaurants, and even the Trevi fountain. Magnani's character (Tortorella) falls for Gazzara's character (Lello) without knowing what he's up to, while Toto tries to placate them both.


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Summary Details
DistributorRialto Pictures
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1 theaters
Running Time1 hr 46 min
GenresComedy Drama
In Release392 days/56 weeks
Widest Release2 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Dec 6, 2014Saturday40$3,646+65.5%-1$3,646$5,8492
Dec 7, 2014Sunday39$2,828-22.4%-1$2,828$8,6773
Dec 5, 2014Friday41$2,203--1$2,203$2,2031
Dec 14, 2014Sunday41$1,721+2.9%-39.1%1$1,721$18,40410
Dec 13, 2014Saturday42$1,672+66.4%-54.1%1$1,672$16,6839
Dec 11, 2014Thursday40$1,526+44%-1$1,526$14,0067
Dec 9, 2014Tuesday39$1,453+12.6%-1$1,453$11,4205
Dec 8, 2014Monday40$1,290-54.4%-1$1,290$9,9674
Apr 11, 2015Saturday41$2,375+88.3%-2$1,187$25,277128
Dec 10, 2014Wednesday42$1,060-27%-1$1,060$12,4806
Dec 12, 2014Friday42$1,005-34.1%-54.4%1$1,005$15,0118
Apr 25, 2015Saturday53$760+35.7%-1$760$30,149142
Apr 26, 2015Sunday52$642-15.5%-1$642$30,791143
Apr 12, 2015Sunday41$1,280-46.1%-2$640$26,557129
Apr 10, 2015Friday41$1,261--2$630$22,902127
Apr 24, 2015Friday53$560--1$560$29,389141
Apr 16, 2015Thursday37$801+26.5%-2$400$28,829133
Apr 15, 2015Wednesday41$633+74.4%-2$316$28,028132
Apr 29, 2015Wednesday49$272+83.8%-1$272$31,352146
Apr 13, 2015Monday41$475-62.9%-2$237$27,032130
Apr 30, 2015Thursday50$187-31.2%-1$187$31,539147
Apr 14, 2015Tuesday43$363-23.6%-2$181$27,395131
Apr 28, 2015Tuesday53$148+5%-1$148$31,080145
Apr 27, 2015Monday51$141-78%-1$141$30,932144