Joe Mannix is called to the office of an air freight company and asked to investigate some cargo thefts, unaware that this is a ruse to allow the operators of the company to substitute a double in his place. When Mannix then tries to leave on a confidential trip to London, he is kidnapped by the men from the air freight company and taken to a remote old west ghost town - while the impostor takes his place on the mission to London.
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Although Karin mentions that Johnny is 73 years old, Paul Fix in real life was 70 years old. See more
When Mannix arrives in London, a car has been arranged to pick him up, and as it should, it has right-hand drive and the front passenger seat on the left. In the background, however, many of the other travelers from his plane are boarding what is supposed to be a tourist bus. They are entering a door on the right front of the bus while the driver is seated on the left - a configuration that would exist in the United States, not in Britain. See more
[He, Karin, and Johnny are tied to poles in an abandoned ghost town building. Karin is struggling to free herself from the ropes she is bound to
It won't do any good, Karin. Those men are professionals.
I guess I'm slowin' down. I can't make it out. Stealing a couple of a million dollars somewhere in England. You just don't run into that sort of thing scratching around the Paiute mountains.
I know it's hard to believe, but it is happening.
When they get that boodle, they won't need us anymore, ...