Cary Grant is at his most suave and Grace Kelly is stunningly beautiful in TO CATCH A THIEF, a bubbly and effervescent Alfred Hitchcock romantic-suspenser that finds the Master in a relaxed and purely entertaining mood. Grant stars as a former high-class American thief known as "The Cat,"
who has retired on the French Riviera. When the area is hit by a wave of jewel robberies, he becomes the prime suspect and gets mixed up with a seductive American socialite (Kelly) while trying to prove his innocence.
Hitchcock himself conceded that the film was "a lightweight," but even minor Hitchcock is more entertaining than the best efforts of his imitators and the film o...