New York private eye Shamus McCoy likes girls, drink and gambling, but by the look of his flat business can't be too hot. So an offer of $10,000 to finds some diamonds stolen in a daring raid with a flame-thrower is too good to miss. His investigations soon get pretty complicated and rather too dangerous. At least along the way he does get to meet Alexis. Written by
Jeremy Perkins <firstname.lastname@example.org>
SHAMUS a pool-shooting, card-playing, broad-chasing, private eye...cross him, and he'll blow your head off!
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Did You Know?
The casting of Burt Reynolds
in the lead title role was determined by director Buzz Kulik
and producer Robert Weitman
based on Reymolds' earlier films that pre-dated his then recent big box-office success from 1972's Deliverance
(1972) and had been sought for this movie prior to the release of that hit movie. See more
When McCoy enters the shipping room at the warehouse, the border pattern on the front of the glass panel does not match that seen through from the rear. The two verticals over the PP in SHIPPING should be visible through the frosted glass, but there is a horizontal join instead. See more
You think you can buy me?
I'll give you ten thousand to come up with the diamonds or the killers.
You just bought me.