This Is a Robbery: The World's Biggest Art Heist poster


In 1990, two men dressed as cops con their way into a Boston museum and steal a fortune in art. Take a deep dive into this daring and notorious crime.

Parental GuideTV-MA

Status Ended

First Air Date 2021-04-07

Last Air Date 2021-04-07

Seasons 1

Episodes 4


TMDB 7.0


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dinomike shared a tip "Very interesting but it could definitely have been a one hour documentary, not a 4 part miniseries"

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sher_free shared a tip "⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️"

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leslie_abram shared a tip "Actually really informative.. makes you wonder what someone may someday find in their attic.. or a safety deposit box."

gina_9775 shared a tip "It’s a perfect show to binge watch!"

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toc82 shared a tip "Man… who pulled this off, just wow. Still all these years later these works haven’t been found?"

laura_donaldson_2740 shared a tip "So, so good."

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priscila_drummond shared a tip "Super interesting story and 90's vibes"

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gwen_hourihan shared a tip "Amazing episodic (limited series) about the Boston Gardner Museum heist in 1980. Very good"

danni_hixson shared a tip "It was just a good doc."

carspoon shared a tip "Well done, but like all of these documentaries on Netflix, it is dragged out to too many episodes. Could be half as long."

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tami_robinson shared a tip "Very interesting. It's sad that the frames are still empty and we have no idea what happened to the art."

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jackie_wooster shared a tip "I found it very interesting! I kind of knew the story but not all of these details!"

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tiffany_witko shared a tip "If you enjoy true crime, the mob, art history, or Boston this 4 part @docuseries is for you! #netflixoriginal"

kristen_matthews_7428 shared a tip "A whole doc just to say we don’t know who did it for sure and we never recovered the art. Lame."

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dominic_frechette shared a tip "An excellent documentary about this epic robbery"

kristen_sweeney_2705 shared a tip "Finished april 12"

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ed_crotty shared a tip "Awesome"

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daniel_ace shared a tip "Very good story about an art theft in Boston."

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