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Police Lt. Zachary Garber (Character)
from The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974)

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The Taking of Pelham One Two Three -- Walter Matthau stars as a New York transit cop who must keep gunmen who've hijacked a subway car from killing hostages if their $1,000,000 ransom demand is not met within an hour.
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three -- How long does it take to count one million dollars?
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three -- Get out your pen and paper! Mr. Blue is ready to lay down his demands.
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Alternate Names:
Det. Anthony Piscotti / Walter Garber

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  1. The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (2009) Played by Denzel Washington (as Walter Garber)
    ... aka "The Taking of Pelham 123" - UK (promotional title), USA (promotional title)

  2. The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1998) (TV) Played by Edward James Olmos (as Det. Anthony Piscotti)

  3. The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974) Played by Walter Matthau
    ... aka "El tomar de Pelham uno dos tres" - USA (Spanish title) (dubbed version)
    ... aka "Pelham 1-2-3" - Europe (English title) (video box title)
    ... aka "Panic on the Subway Express" - Egypt (English title) (poster title)

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From The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (2009)
Ryder: Now you understand commodities, don't you? You know, pork bellies, gold, light crude.
Walter Garber: Listen. No disrespect, but maybe I'm not the guy you should be talking to.
Ryder: Oh no, you are exactly the guy I wanna talk to. Now I want you to look at the ticker and I want you to tell me what is the going rate for a New York City hostage today. You think a million dollars is too much? I do. I think it's corny. Now get your calculator out. You got one?
Ryder: [Garber hesitates] Do you have a calculator?
Walter Garber: Yeah, we got one. I got one.
Ryder: Okay, good. Now add this up. You got $526,315.79. That's $526,315.79 Now times that by 19. What do you get?
Walter Garber: [looks at calculator] That's $10 million?
Ryder: What do you get?
Walter Garber: That comes out to $10 million plus 1 cent.
Ryder: Oh that is a deal. Now I want you to call the mayor and tell him the price. And then you tell him I want it in 100,000 $100 dollar bills. You got that?
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