Plot & Details
In this comedy, the ancient curse of a priceless ruby, known as the Byzantine Fire, comes into play when it is accidentally stolen by a group of thieves, headed by Gus Cardinale (Christopher Lambert). The crooks soon discover that their heist might have been more trouble than it was worth when they are pursued by the police, the CIA, the Turkish government, and the local underworld.
- Genre(s): Comedy,Crime and Mystery,Thriller
- Run Time: 96min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 04/20/1990
- Distributor(s): Triumph
- Director(s): Gene Quintano
- Starring: Christopher Lambert , Christopher Lloyd , Kim Greist , J.T. Walsh , Michael J. Pollard
- Themes: Jewel Theft
- Keywords: CIA (Central-Intelligence-Agency),curse,heist,jewel-robbery,thief
- Country of Origin: USA (04-20-1990)