A long-missing. bejeweled gold cross, on its way to LA from a retired American gangster in Mexico anxious to reform his image, turns into worthless junk without ever leaving the possession of the couriers assigned to its delivery. The church asks Banacek to figure out where and how the switch was pulled off.
Did You Know?
Ahna Capri soon after starred for director Duke in what would prove to be the best feature film of their careers, Payday
(1973), top lining Rip Torn as a down & out country singer, the forerunner of the acclaimed Jeff Bridges film Crazy Heart
(2009). See more
The scenes of the Cadillac limo shown in the rural area and at the farm is a 1967. After Banacek's Mexico City visit, a 1968 limo is used as he returns to the farm. See more
"Twelve good horses and silver candlesticks won't stop the snow from falling in Bialystock." It's an old Polish saying.
Is there an old Polish translation?
Well, I think it means there are some things money cannot buy.
References The Untouchables