Grand Slam (1968) - Rotten Tomatoes

Grand Slam1968

Grand Slam (1968)





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In this suspenseful caper film, a burned-out schoolteacher decides to chuck his unfulfilling career and steal some of the diamonds from the gem company across the street. Realizing that the theft must be carefully planned, he heads for New York to gain the assistance of an old friend.


Edward G. Robinson
as Prof. James Anders
Janet Leigh
as Mary Ann
Robert Hoffmann
as Jean-Paul Audry
Klaus Kinski
as Erich Weiss
Adolfo Celi
as Mark Milford
as Setuaka
Valentino Macchi
as (credit only)
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Critic Reviews for Grand Slam

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (1)

The final pay-off, another restaurant scene in the shadow of Rome's Coliseum, is a briskly absurd reach-out, but at least Mr. Robinson was reading The New York Times.

January 9, 2018 | Full Review…

Grand Slam lacks anticipation, depends instead on surprises -- some good, some indifferent, some too farfetched.

January 17, 2019 | Full Review…

It's noted for having one of the best twist endings ever.

February 23, 2007 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Grand Slam


Has a good beginning and end but sags quite a bit in the middle.

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