Gino, an Italian-American shoe-shiner with a remarkable similarity to a certain mafia don, is paid to take the rap for a murder. Jerry, a two-bit gangster on probation, is given a chance for redemption by guarding Gino for the weekend. But instead of sitting around a dingy hotel room, Jerry decides to give Gino a weekend to remember, taking him to Lake Tahoe. Jerry's bragging to his friends of his important charge, as well as Gino's dignified, quiet demeanor, soon result in much complication for them both. Written by
Mike Myers <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Dealing with the mob is always a gamble.
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When Jerry and Gino suddenly leave the party for the airplane, Jerry steals a car and has to hot-wire it to get it started. Then, at the gas station, he somehow has the key to the car, which the gas station attendant takes. See more
This is a Sicilian coin. The Sicilian people say, "A big man knows the value of small coin." My friendship is a small coin but it is all I have to offer you.
Referenced in Swingers