R | | Action, Crime, Drama
A career jewel thief finds himself at tense odds with his longtime partner, a crime boss who sends his nephew to keep watch.
Mickey Bergman, played by Danny DeVito, provides the saying "Everybody needs money. That's why they call it money." during a phone conversation. This quote introduces the podcast for Motley Fool Money.
Anybody can get the goods. The hard part's getting away.
Joe Moore: You plan a good enough getaway, you could steal Ebbets Field.
Bergman: Ebbets Field's gone.
Joe Moore: What did I tell you?
In the first visit to the airplane, the boxes are correctly depicted as extremely heavy. But when the robbers pay a second visit, to pick up the real gold in the "foundry" containers, the boxes are wheeled around too lightly and effortlessly.
The opening Warner Bros., Morgan Creek, and Franchise Pictures logos are in black and white.
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