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Old 01-05-2017, 04:56 PM
DrCube DrCube is offline
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Originally Posted by cmkeller View Post
As I recall, the impossibility to carting away so much gold was why the filmmakers of Goldfinger changed from the book's plot of stealing the contents of Fort Knox to irradiating it to reduce the world supply of the stuff and thereby make Goldfinger's own gold more valuable.
That doesn't make much sense either when you think about it. Whether that gold is locked inside Ft. Knox, buried in a mine or shot into the sun, it isn't in circulation and shouldn't affect Mr. Finger's wealth one way or the other, right?