Film Screening

Thursday, January 14, 2010
How to Steal a Million

Part of Museum Highs Museum Lows

How to Steal a Million

Date + Time

Thursday, January 14, 2010
7:00 p.m.


Phyllis Wattis Theater


William Wyler, 1966, 123 min., 35mm

In this museum heist film with a twist, Nicole must steal Cellini's Venus from a prestigious Paris museum to avoid its being revealed as a forgery made by her grandfather. She is accompanied by Simon, a handsome burglar whom she meets as he's breaking into her family home. Audrey Hepburn (in her fabulous Givenchy wardrobe) and Peter O'Toole star in this charming comedy.

Admission + Ticketing

$5 general; free for SFMOMA members or with museum admission (requires a free ticket, which can be picked up in the Haas Atrium). Tickets are available at the Museum (with no surcharge) or online.

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Image: William Wyler, How to Steal a Million (still), 1966; courtesy 20th Century Fox/Photofest; ©20th Century Fox