R | | Action, Adventure, Comedy
A jewel thief steals a sacred ruby which sets off a chase by the police, the Turkish government, nutty American terrorists, and the C.I.A.
The original novel "Why Me", by Donald Westlake is set in New York City, not Los Angeles.
What did you do to my living room?
Bruno: The same thing you did to your bedroom.
No explanation is given as to when or how Gus, Bruno and June were able to set up the between-towers rope-and-pulleys system to exchange the Byzantine Fire for the bag of money; it seems to have already been in place when the trio arrive at the towers.
$49,933 22 April 1990
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