After a long spate of bad luck, the little criminal Tony and his gang successfully rob one of Brink's security transports, taking $30,000. Surprisingly their coup doesn't make the press. Curious Tony checks out their headquarters and finds out that their security standard is low beyond belief. Now a really big coup is prepared... Written by
Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>
The greatest true comedy robbery of all time!
Did You Know?
Based on an actual 1950 Brink's robbery in Boston where US $ 2,700,000 was stolen. A few of the actual robbers worked as advisers on the film. See more
The railroad tracks they walk across are not electrified. Subway tracks that utilize electric power have a third rail. See more
Joe, you need some underwear.
Referenced in The Usual Suspects
Accentuate the Positive
Written by Harold Arlen
and Johnny Mercer
Sung by Bing Crosby
and The Andrews Sisters
(as The Andrew Sisters)
Courtesy of MCA Records, Inc. See more