When, unbeknownst to Gloria, a microfilm cassette is left with her by a dying agent, she becomes entangled in a complicated series of events. She's pursued by a dwarf and an albino, and becomes convinced that they are out to kill her. Finally, with the help of San Francisco detective Tony Carlson, she begins to turn the tables on her pursuers. It becomes clear that the nerfarious crew after her are plotting a dastardly deed indeed - to assassinate the Pope as he visits the city to see _The Mikado_. Gloria and Tony must race against time to prevent this terrible crime. Written by
Rick Munoz <firstname.lastname@example.org>
A new comedy thriller from the creators of "Silver Streak".
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Did You Know?
A 1981 prime-time screening of this movie on American television was pulled from airing due to the first attempted assassination of Pope John Paul II on Wednesday 13 May. An assassination of a pope was part of the film's storyline. See more
During the climactic sequence in the theatre, one particular verse from "The Mikado" can be heard repeated in the background in two consecutive scenes. See more
Sylvia. Where ya going, honey?
Look, I'm sorry, Harry. Intermission's in twenty minutes. And I gotta go warm up the ah, wienies.
Esme the snake is played by Shirley Python See more
Spoofs Dial M for Murder
Ready To Take A Chance Again
Music by Charles Fox
Lyrics by Norman Gimbel
Recording created by Barry Manilow
and Ron Dante
Sung by Barry Manilow See more