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R| 1 hr. 57 min.

Plot Summary
While investigating the death of a friend and fellow cop, Los Angeles police officer Barney Caine (George C. Scott) stumbles across evidence that Nazis created a synthetic alternative to gasoline during World War II. This revelation has the potential to end the established global oil industry, making the formula a very valuable and dangerous piece of information. Eventually, Caine must contend with oil tycoon Adam Steiffel (Marlon Brando), who clearly has his own agenda regarding the formula.

Cast: George C. Scott , Marlon Brando , Marthe Keller , John Van Dreelen , Calvin Jung , John Gielgud , Beatrice Straight , Richard Lynch

Director: John G. Avildsen

Genres: Thriller

Distributor: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

The Formula (1980)

Release Date: December 19th, 1980|1 hr. 57 min.

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