Garvey is a San Francisco pawnshop operator. His unemployed and criminal friends Dillard, Turtle, and Weslake, team up with Boardwalk, a local pimp, to burgle Garvey's shop while the owner is out of town. During the elaborate planning process, Dillard falls for a Hispanic woman, the sister of a friend. Also, Boardwalk is assigned to case a local apartment, where he meets and falls for the maid. Amidst all these romantic hijinks, Weslake puts together a burglary plan, which is executed by the makeshift gang. Written by
The Comedy that dreams the impossible scheme! [Video Australia]
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The film was entered for competition at the 34th Berlin Film Festival in 1984. See more
Performed by Bill Summers & Summers Heat
Courtesy of MCA Records, Inc. See more