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We Thieves Are Honourable (1956 film)

We Thieves Are Honourable (Spanish: Los Ladrones Somos Gente Honrada) is a 1956 Spanish comedy film directed by Pedro Luis Ramirez and starring José Luis Ozores, José Isbert and Encarna Fuentes.[1] The film was based on the 1941 play of the same title by Enrique Jardiel Poncela which had previously been adapted into a 1942 film.

We Thieves Are Honourable
Directed by Pedro Luis Ramirez
Written by Enrique Jardiel Poncela (play)
Vicente Coello
Vicente Escrivá
Starring José Luis Ozores
José Isbert
Encarna Fuentes
Rafael Bardem
Music by Federico Contreras
Cinematography Federico G. Larraya
Edited by José Antonio Rojo
Aspa Producciones Cinematográficas
Distributed by As Films
Release date
  • 3 September 1956 (1956-09-03)
Running time
89 minutes
Country Spain
Language Spanish




  1. ^ Bentley p.95


  • Bentley, Bernard. A Companion to Spanish Cinema. Boydell & Brewer, 2008.

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