Prince Stephan's death has been faked by General Sabattini; leaving Stephan's childlike cousin Nicolai as sovereign. Sabattini is forcing Stefan's fiancée Francesca into marrying him, placing him in line to the throne. Phelps joins a group of Dutch tourists while the rest of the team infiltrate the royal palace as a magic act led by Paris. Before the show begins Barney loots the royal vault. It's the beginning of a complex scheme to rescue Stephan, Nicolai, Francesca and simultaneously eliminate Sabatini. Written by
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The name of Paris' cover identity, "Zastro", is a play on "Sarastro", the magician-king of Mozart's opera "The Magic Flute". See more
Barney gets into the treasure room by cutting a square out of the floor. When he leaves he replaces the square by placing a jack under it. However, the final shot of the room shows the top of the square is protruding almost an inch above the floor, making it instantly noticeable. See more