They were after silver and they struck gold.
Financial wizard "Doc" Fletcher is sent by crime boss Joe Fiore to buy a bank in Switzerland in order to more easily launder their profits. When he arrives, Fletcher finds that the bank, acquired by his associate Prince di Siracusa, consists of some very weary offices above a restaurant. To make up for this, the Prince suggests that Fletcher invests in a silver mine owned by Shireen and Agha Firadausi. This solve on problem, but the mine also attracts the attention of some of the most powerful people in the silver business, Fletcher must pull out all his wheeler-dealing skills in order to keep together everything he's worked for, in the process romancing a banker's unhappy wife.
- Original Release: 1978
- TRT: 113min
- Rating: PG
- Format: Digital Download
- Starring: Michael Caine, Jay Leno, Cybill Shepherd, Tom Smothers, Louis Jourdan, & Stephane Audran
- Directed By: Ivan Passer