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Hot Millions (1968)

G | | Comedy, Crime | 1969 (Norway)
A paroled London fraudster poses as a computer specialist in order to work for an insurance company that entirely relies on its corporate server.

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Marcus Pendleton / Caesar Smith
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Carlton J. Klemper
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Willard C. Gnatpole
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A Cockney con-artist just out of prison replaces an insurance company's computer programmer and sends claim checks to himself in various guises at addresses all over Europe. Meanwhile, he falls in love with inept secretary and frustrated flutist, Maggie Smith. Written by <MICHAELPEM@aol.com>

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This is a picture of a perfect embezzler. See more »

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Comedy | Crime

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A Máquina de Fazer Milhões  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The M505 is an English Electric Computers Leo 3 System 4. The manufacturer's name can be seen on the VDU. See more »

Goofs

At the bridge game (c.9 minutes) the dealer should bid first, not the third hand. The next bid (six spades)thereafter is from the second hand but the bidding should have been in a clockwise direction, not anti-clockwise. See more »

Quotes

Marcus Pendleton: 'Ere! You watch your tongue! Any idiot can steal. *I* been em-*bezz*-lin'!
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Capriccio Italien, Op. 45
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Composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
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Way ahead of it's time.
12 June 1999 | by (Fort Worth, Texas USA) – See all my reviews

I first saw this film about 11 years ago when my former college Accounting professor recommended it to me. I was amazed that a movie from 1968 could so coherently and hilariously portray computer crime. Maggie Smith is delightful and Ustinov plays the "retro hacker" perfectly. "O Nolo Mio"!!!!!


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