Set in 1956, STRIKE IT RICH is the story of Ian Bertram (Robert Lindsay), a bored accountant with the huge London firm of Sitra, and his relationship with Cary Porter (Molly Ringwald), a British-born American. After several chance meetings, Ian and Cary decide to marry, planning a quiet
ceremony in the small town of Bournemouth. Before his vacation, however, Ian is called into Sitra's dreaded Room 10, the office of his boss, Herbert Dreuther (John Gielgud). After correcting a mathematical problem (Ian is a whiz at numbers) and making a strong first impression (he and Dreuther
have the same tastes in poetry), Ian is invited to have his marriage ceremony at Dreuther'...