Carter is asked by an old flame, Shirley Glass, to try and help her locate her partner Eddie, who has gone missing. Eventually Eddie, a small time crook, is discovered but he is well and truly dead. Shirley works as a croupier for the smooth Arnold Drake, whom Regan and Haskins suspect of large scale misdemeanours, and they use Shirley and Carter as bait to trap him. Written by
don @ minifie-1
Did You Know?
The location used as Ernie Millan's car-lot was the same one that was made famous as Arthur Daley's car-lot in Minder
(1979). See more
In the shoot-out scenes, when Zak is running towards the camera and is about to be shot, the sharp outline of the mechanism to fake the gunshot wound can be seen clearly underneath his shirt. See more
I'm a respectable motor trader now. They've asked me to join the round table.
Det. Sgt. George Carter
You'd look stupid in armour.