The number of gold bars stated in the heist is 14,000. The initial value of the stolen bars was estimated at $1.6 million and then later corrected to be estimated at $16 million in total. The international standard weight for gold bars is 400 troy ounces and in 1944, the price of gold was $35 dollars per (troy) ounce. That would make approximated total value of the score to be closer to $196 million dollars; not $16 million dollars as stated. See more
This engine's been modified by our mechanical genius here, Moriarty. Right?
Whatever you say, babe.
These engines are the fastest in any tanks in the European Theater of Operations, forwards or backwards. You see, man, we like to feel we can get out of trouble, quicker than we got into it.
Got any other secret weapons?
Well, yeah, man, you see, like, all the tanks we come up against are bigger and better than ours, so all we can hope to do is, like, scare 'em away, ...
Sung by Mike Curb Congregation
(as The Mike Curb Congregation)
Lyrics by Mike Curb
Music by Lalo Schifrin See more