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Nolte, Jordan Deliver in 'The Good Thief'

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Nolte, Jordan Deliver in 'The Good Thief'

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Nolte, Jordan Deliver in 'The Good Thief'

Nolte, Jordan Deliver in 'The Good Thief'

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Director Neil Jordan brings a smoky, jazzy sensibility — and some new twists — to his remake of the classic 1955 French film, Bob Le Flambeur. But The Good Thief's best asset may be its star Nick Nolte, who portrays a "glorious wreck." NPR's Bob Mondello reports.