A detective uncovers a formula that was devised by the Nazis in WW II to make gasoline from synthetic products, thereby eliminating the necessity for oil--and oil companies. A major oil company finds out about it and tries to destroy the formula and anyone who knows about it. Written by
In a world starved for energy, no secret is more valuable.
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Reportedy, Marlon Brando
was paid US $ 2.75 million dollars for this movie. Brando worked eleven days and appears in only three scenes. Brando once said that he did this movie for the money as he had been broke at the time. See more
When Barney and Lisa travel by train through Switzerland, the train, as seen from the outside, changes between shots. See more
You're not in the oil business; you're in the oil shortage business!
References Little Caesar