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Burglar (1987)  link to Burglar on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 832

cover Burglar

IMDb Rating:
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4.8/10 (2701 votes)

Country: USA, 103 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Comedy, Crime

Director(s): Hugh Wilson

Cast: Whoopi Goldberg (as Bernice Rhodenbarr), Bobcat Goldthwait (as Carl Hefler), G.W. Bailey (as Ray Kirschman), Lesley Ann Warren (as Dr. Cynthia Sheldrake), James Handy (as Carson Verrill), Anne De Salvo (as Detective Todras), John Goodman (as Detective Nyswander), Vyto Ruginis (as K.E. Graybow), Scott Lincoln (as Man in Cadillac), Elizabeth Ruscio (as Frankie)

Medium: DVD R/RW,

Storyline: Bernice "Bernie" Rhodenbarr is a burglar by trade, and she runs a bookstore as well. Her friend Carl Hefler is a dog groomer. After a successful burglary, it's discovered that a dead body was in the house she burgled. As she's the only one who can be placed at the scene of the crime, she has to use her criminal skills to clear her name of the murder AND avoid getting charged with the burglary.

Location: Library

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1