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 <email@example.com>
A new comedy thriller from the creators of "Silver Streak".
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Did You Know?
The movie's MacGuffin was a roll of film hidden inside a cigarette packet. 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
Nobody's gonna mess with Stella unless Stella wants to be messed.
Esme the snake is played by Shirley Python See more
Referenced in The Warriors
Excerpts from Gilbert & Sullivan's THE MIKADO
Written by W.S. Gilbert
(as Gilbert) & Arthur Sullivan
Performed by New York City Opera Orchestra
(as The New York City Opera) and New York City Opera Chorus
(as The New York City Opera)
Conducted by Julius Rudel
Staged by Jack Eddleman See more