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  • Bill Forsyth
  • Production Companies
  • Enigma Productions
  • Goldcrest Films International
  • Celandine Films

Oil billionaire Happer sends Mac to a remote Scottish village to secure the property rights for an oil refinery they want to build. Mac teams up with Danny and starts the negotiations, the locals are keen to get their hands on the 'Silver Dollar' and can't believe their luck. However, a local hermit and beach scavenger, Ben Knox, lives in a shack on the crucial beach which he also owns. Happer is more interested in the Northern Lights and Danny in a surreal girl with webbed feet, Marina. Mac is used to a Houston office with fax machines but is forced to negotiate on Bens terms. —Matthew Stanfield toe suckingvillageplanetariumhelicoptersmall town73 morePlot summaryAdd synopsisTaglinesA beautiful coastline... A rich oil man wants to develop it. A poor beach bum wants to live on it. An entire town wants to profit by it. And a real-live mermaid wants to save it... Only one of them will get their way.GenresComedyDramaCertificatePGParents guide


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