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Description

Based on the 1969 British film The Italian Job starring Michael Caine, this third-person mission-based racing game offers 16 missions, 50 levels, five game modes, two "free ride" levels, and an eight-player party mode. With a simple four-key control scheme, you'll race as Charlie Croker across London, Turin, and the Alps in the main event, unlocking missions as you go, with an eye on the prize of a four million dollar gold bullion heist at journey's end. Fifteen vehicles are available in the The Italian Job, including three classic Mini-Cooper S cars, 4x4s, and a motor coach.

Gameplay involves finding shortcuts and eluding police and Mafia heavies through sewers, around city streets, and across rooftops, thwarting capture by keeping your license plate number hidden from your pursuers as you follow onscreen arrow prompts.

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The Italian Job Windows Most of the Italian Job missions take place in London
The Italian Job Windows Checkpoint Race
The Italian Job Windows Jumping Challenge
The Italian Job Windows The real fun is driving a Mini

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User Reviews

Sort of like the classic "Driver"...sort of. Windows kbmb (435)

Critic Reviews

Gamesmania.de PlayStation Dec 12, 2001 80 out of 100 80
Gaming Target PlayStation May 24, 2002 7.9 out of 10 79
GameSpot Windows Aug 26, 2002 7 out of 10 70
Game Revolution PlayStation Jun, 2002 B- 67
IGN Windows Sep 23, 2002 6 out of 10 60
Jeuxvideo.com PlayStation Oct 19, 2001 12 out of 20 60
GamesFirst! PlayStation Jun 15, 2002 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Pelit Windows Nov, 2003 58 out of 100 58
GameSpy Windows Nov 18, 2002 55 out of 100 55
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Feb, 2003 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30

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