'A BOFFIN has used a scientific formula to solve one of the movie world's biggest cliffhangers – what happes at the end of The Italian Job.
Fans of the classic film were left wondering how mobster Charlie Croker could have got his gang – and the gold bullion they had stolen – out of a mountainside pickle ...'Full article, the Sun, 23/01/09.
There you have it.
I love the Italian Job, brilliant film, I always had some romantic idea that they would find a way out.
There is one flaw, well two flaws in that 'boffin's' theory though. With all the petrol drained how would they drive away. He says they would be able to unload the gold, fair enough but how do they carry it? :lol: