The Anderson Tapes

The Anderson Tapes (1971)

The Crime of the Century!

  • Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
  • Release Date: 1971-06-17
  • User Rating: 6.1/10 from 151 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 39min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Robert M. Weitman Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Sidney Lumet
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Thief Duke Anderson—just released from ten years in jail—takes up with his old girlfriend in her posh apartment block, and makes plans to rob the entire building. What he doesn't know is that his every move is being recorded on audio and video, although he is not the subject of any surveillance.

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  • Sean Connery

    as Duke Anderson
  • Dyan Cannon

    as Ingrid
  • Martin Balsam

    as Haskins
  • Ralph Meeker

    as Police Captain 'Iron Balls' Delaney
  • Alan King

    as Pat Angelo
  • Christopher Walken

    as The Kid
  • Val Avery

    as Parelli aka Socks
  • Dick Anthony Williams

    as Spencer
  • Garrett Morris

    as Officer Everson
  • Stan Gottlieb

    as Pop
  • Paul Benjamin

    as Jimmy
  • Anthony Holland

    as Psychologist
  • Richard B. Shull

    as Werner
  • Conrad Bain

    as Dr. Rubicoff
  • Margaret Hamilton

    as Miss Kaler
  • Judith Lowry

    as Mrs. Hathaway
  • Max Showalter

    as Bingham
  • Janet Ward

    as Mrs. Bingham
  • Scott Jacoby

    as Jerry Bingham
  • Norman Rose

    as Longene
  • Meg Myles

    as Mrs. Longene
  • John Call

    as O'Leary
  • Raoul Kraushaar

    as D'Medico
  • John Braden

    as Vanessi
  • Paula Trueman

    as Nurse
  • Michael Miller

    as First Agent
  • Michael Prince

    as Johnson
  • Frank Macetta

    as Papa Angelo
  • Jack Doroshow

    as Eric - Decorator Tenant
  • Michael Clary

    as Eric's Friend
  • Hildy Brooks

    as Receptionist
  • Robert Dagney

    as Doctor
  • Bradford English

    as T.V. Watcher
  • Reid Cruickshanks

    as Judge
  • Tom Signorelli

    as Sync Man
  • Carmine Caridi

    as Detective
  • Michael Fairman

    as Sergeant Claire
  • George Patelis

    as Detective B
  • William J. Daprato

    as Detective C
  • Sam Coppola

    as Private Detective
  • Mary Boylan

    as Bus Station Lady (uncredited)
  • Bruce Brown

    as Policeman (uncredited)
  • James Forster

    as Sergeant (uncredited)
  • Charles Frank

    as Ambulance Attendant (uncredited)
  • Al Kirk

    as Thief (uncredited)
  • Tom Nobles

    as Police Lieutenant (uncredited)
Directing Sidney Lumet Director
Writing Frank Pierson Screenplay
Writing Lawrence Sanders Novel
Production Robert Weitman Producer
Camera Arthur J. Ornitz Director of Photography
Editing Joanne Burke Editor
Production George Justin Associate Producer
Art Alan Hicks Set Decoration
Art Ben Kasazkow Production Design
Production Marion Dougherty Casting
Costume & Make-Up Gene Coffin Costume Design
Sound Quincy Jones Original Music Composer
Art Philip Rosenberg Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Betty DeStefano Hairstylist
Lighting Willie Meyerhoff Gaffer
Costume & Make-Up Saul Meth Makeup Artist
Camera Albert Taffet Camera Operator
Directing Nicholas Sgarro Script Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Ian Forest Hairstylist
Directing Alan Hopkins Assistant Director
Sound Jack Fitzstephens Sound Editor