To thwart a counterfeiter who has printed enough currency to claim a pro-western democracy's entire gold reserve and thus topple the government, Paris must penetrate a lethal security system to substitute defective printing plates. Meanwhile Barney and Willy must subtly destroy a vault filled with currency and substitute easily detectable counterfeits made with the substituted plates to catch the counterfeiter red-handed. Written by
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After Jim gets his instructions and he stops the tape player, we see that there is tape on both reels. In close-up, for the self-destruct sequence, we see that all the tape is on the take-up reel. See more
Person on Tape
[voice on tape
Good morning, Mr. Phelps. One of these 100-drona notes is the legitimate currency of the Kingdom of Bahkan, the other is a perfect counterfeit. One hundred million of this counterfeit drona have been been printed by Igor Stravos, Finance Minister of the Federated People's Republic. Stravos has demanded that Bahkan redeem its currency in gold. If Bahkan cannot prove the notes are counterfeit, it must meet the demand. Stravos knows this will exhaust Bahkan's gold ...