Did You Know?
The name of the department store security guard who picks up the matches is "M.C. Guffin", visible in reverse in the mirror as he puts the matches in his pocket. McGuffin or MacGuffin is a term for an object in a film which the characters want and which drives the plot - in this case the matches and the list they contain. See more
When Fraser catches the matchbook in front of the incinerator, he opens it with his thumb, but in the next shot he's holding it open with his index finger. See more
This is completely unfair. We make one mistake and we're on security detail.
Louis, did I tell you to open your big mouth? Did I tell you to swear on your honour the matches didn't exist?
Well, at least I got a good suit.
[staring at Gardino's loud jacket
You own that?
What, you think they rent things like this?
I think I don't want to stand next to you.
Written by John Turner
, Geoffrey Parsons
& Charles Chaplin
Performed by Holly Cole Trio
Published by Bourne Music
Courtesy of Alert Music Inc. See more