This Michael Apted-directed crime melodrama features Stacy Keach as Jim Naboth, a Scotland Yard cop on the skids, suffering from depression and alcoholism. He is summoned by Foreman (Edward Fox), a British security expert whose wife Jill (Carol White) and daughter are being held hostages by kidnappers until Foreman pays the crooks a million-dollar-plus ransom. Jim has to marshal his forces and regain his clarity to save Foreman's family. The pressure is even more intense for Jim, since Foreman's wife, Jill also happens to be his former spouse. Written by
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Would you mind if I sit down Vic?
Oh I don't know, you wiped your arse lately?
I wouldn't have thought so, not by the state of his underpants!
YOU MAKE ME FEEL BRAND NEW
Performed by The Stylistics
Music and lyrics by Thom Bell
and Linda Creed
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