The Italian Job

The Italian Job is a 2000 American action adventure crime thriller directed by F. Gary Gray and produced by Donald DeLine.  The screenplay was written by Donna Powers and Wayne Powers and is based on the 1969 original Screenplay written by Troy Kennedy Martin for the 1969 British film which was also called The Italian Job.

The Italian Job | The Italian Job Movie Poster | Mark Wahlberg | Charlize Theron | Donald Sutherland | Jason Stratham | Seth Green | Yaslin Bey | Mos Def | Edward Norton | 2003
The Italian Job Movie Poster

Rated:  PG-13 (movie contains violence and some  language)
Run Time:  1h 51min
Release Date:  May 30, 2003 (USA)
Genre:  Action, Crime, Thriller, Adventure
Director:  F. Gary Gray
Studio:  Paramount Pictures




Along Came Polly stars Mark Wahlberg, Charlize Theron, Donald Sutherland, Jason Statham, Seth Green, Mos Def  and Edward Norton.

The Italian Job is the story of Charlie Croker (Mark Wahlberg) and his team who were left for dead in Italy after being double crossed by one of their team members.  Steve (Edward Norton) turned on his partners in crime, killing safecracker John Bridger (Donald Sutherland) and keeping all the gold for himself. The rest of the teams includes driver Handsome Rob (Jason Statham), explosives expert Left Ear (Mos Def) and tech geek Lyle (Seth Green), vows revenge and the team plans an elaborate gold heist against Steve. Without John Bridger, they enlist the help of Bridger’s daughter Stella (Charlize Theron) to crack the safe in Steve’s Los Angeles mansion.

Movie Quotes

“I trust everyone, it’s the devil inside them I don’t trust.” – John Bridger 
“If there’s one thing I know, it’s never to mess with mother nature, mother in-laws and mother freaking Ukranians.” – Skinny

“Charlie, there are two kinds of thieves in this world: The ones who steal to enrich their lives, and those who steal to define their lives. Don’t be the latter. Makes you miss out on what’s really important in life.” – John Bridger

“I took John Bridger’s advice. I found somebody I want to spend the rest of my life with and I’m going to hold on to her forever.” – Charlie Croker

Official Movie Trailer

Movie Stars

Mark Wahlberg as Charlie Croker

Charlize Theron as Stella Bridger

Donald Sutherland as John Bridger

Jason Statham as Handsome Rob

Seth Green as Lyle (Napster)

Mos Def as Left Ear

Edward Norton as Steve