IT TAKES A THIEF 101 Magnificent Thief [pilot movie] (1/09/1968)
Alexander Mundy - smooth, suave, sophisticated - is the world's greatest cat burglar. Finally arrested after years of pilfering, he strikes a deal with American agent Noah Bain: a full pardon if Mundyagrees to use his skills to steal for the SIA, an American espionage agency. Technically under house arrest, Mundy travels all over the world performing daring acts of thievery in the name of Uncle Sam. In the pilot, cat burglar-turned-spy Mundy must steal dossiers naming SIA agents marked for murder and then must find the traitor.
Stars: Robert Wagner (Alexander Mundy) , Malachi Throne (Noah Bain),
Guest stars:Susan Saint James (Stewardess). Joe Louis (Boxer), Leslie Nielsen (SIA Central Control), James Drury (Unknown), Les Crane (Unknown), Wally Cox (Man in Line), Raymond Burr (Unknown), Eddie Anderson (Concierge), Michael Forest (Courier 031), Don 'Red' Barry (Unknown), John Saxon (Dead Man), Senta Berger (Claire Vickers), Stuart Margolin (Father" (a priest)), Willi Hoopman (Jessica Hals), Anita Eubank (Hilary Dickenson), Kurt Kasznar (Unknown)