Once again Caine has taken a job, for what must have been a nice sum of money, before reading the script. Amazingly, the actor has managed to survive some of the worst films ever made while still retaining his charm and ability to make deals for more pictures. Quinn is a tired narcotics
officer attached to the US embassy in Paris. He has been attempting to crack a huge drug ring run by Mason, who is heavily protected both physically and politically. The three agents who have gone after Mason have all three turned up dead. To make matters worse, the French government is leaning
heavily on Quinn for harassing Mason, a French citizen. Ronet, a Parisian police inspecto...