10,500 TONS

Contributed by: The Complete James Bond Movie Encyclopedia by Steven Jay Rubin

What James Bond (SEAN CONNERY) calculates is the weight of the entire $15 billion gold reserve of the United States, in Goldfinger. Under the impression that Goldfinger (GERT FRÖBE) is planning to steal the bullion, Bond estimates that it would take 60 men 12 days to load the stolen gold onto 200 trucks. Now you know what 007 does when he’s stuck in a jail cell for 10 hours.


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