A city official is murdered in a botched mugging by a gang of three sophisticated criminals unaware of his high profile. The mayor, convinced it was a political assassination, orders Stone and Keller to crack the case.
Did You Know?
The newspaper that "Wally" the vendor holds up reads "Catholics Fleeing Ulster", which was a headline in January, 1972, indicating the time of filming. See more
When Mr. Rhinelander gets on the cable car, it is car 525. The car number then changes to 510 as it passes up Powell Street, and finally 309 in the shot where he gets off. See more
[after Stone and Keller leave, Wally turns to his wife
Nice guys. Nice guys. You know, they put a case together like you make a quilt. Piece of this, piece of that. One day they got the killer.