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Status: Released

Runtime: 117

Budget: -

Revenue: $8,894,289

Languages: de, es, en

Webpage: -

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A detective uncovers a formula that was devised by the Nazis in WW II to make gasoline from synthetic products, thereby eliminating the necessity for oil--and oil companies. A major oil company finds out about it and tries to destroy the formula and anyone who knows about it.


Big Oil. Big Money. Big Mystery. Everyone's out to make a killing.


Director: John G. Avildsen

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George C. Scott

George C. Scott
as Lt. Barney Caine LAPD…

Marlon Brando

Marlon Brando
as Adam Steiffel, Chairm…

Marthe Keller

Marthe Keller
as Lisa Spangler

John Gielgud

John Gielgud
as Dr. Abraham Esau, Dir…

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