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Crime Drama 
19591h 15mOn: The Criterion Channel Kanopy Tags: Prison Country: France

Michel takes up pickpocketing on a lark and is arrested soon after. His mother dies shortly after his release, and despite the objections of his only friend, Jacques, and his mother's neighbor Jeanne, Michel teams up with a couple of petty thieves in order to improve his craft. With a police inspector keeping an eye on him, Michel also tries to get a straight job, but the temptation to steal is hard to resist.Pickpocket featuring Martin LaSalle and Marika Green is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 1 other. It's an action & adventure and crime movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (18,946 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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#2,339 Ranked Movie

#115 Ranked in Prison Movies

#178 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#522 Ranked in Crime Movies

Pickpocket has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (18,946 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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