PG | | Comedy, Drama
An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don't go as expected.
Ben's aside when sand slips through his fingers while he negotiates with Macintyre was improvised by Fulton Mackay.
I've a facility for languages.
When Happer leaves his penthouse office to enter his adjacent apartment, he uses a remote control to reveal the apartment's single doorway entrance. Yet in the next sequence, Happer is shown cooking in the kitchen, with the same entrance in the background - double-doored.
CBS edited 14 minutes from this film for its 1987 network television premiere.
English, Russian, Japanese
$23,567 21 February 1983