- Director: Erik Balling
- Stars: Ove Sproge, Morten Grunwald, Poul Bundgaard, Peter Steen, Jes Holts, Kirsten Walther, Poul Reichhardt, Lotte Tarp, Grethe Snck, Ole Monty, Paul Hagen, Arthur Jensen, Ejner Federspiel, Poul Thomsen, Ulf Pilgaard
- Release Date: October 11, 1968
- Run Time: 80 min
- Genre: Comedy, Crime
The first of 13 Olsenbanden films presents us with Egon Olsen, head of the gang, and his friends Benny and Kjeld, who want to become the best known gang in Denmark and eventually Europe by stealing a famous Bavarian work of art currently displayed in a Copenhagen museum. Although Egon\’s plan works out fine, there is only trouble ahead for the little gang.