Shalimar ( 1978 ) , Hindi
Synopsis: On the run from the police, Kumar, a thief, gatecrashes into the private island of Sir John Locksley. A stunned Kumar finds out that the people present are master criminals and gangsters. John has invited them all to find a successor to take his place as he is dying of cancer. He feels that one of his invitees can be trusted to take his place. He challenges them to steal the Shalimar diamond worth 135 crores of rupees. This gem is placed in a secure place within his palace, which is alarmed, and guarded by armed men 24 hours a day. Anyone who fails in this endeavor is killed instantly. Pitted against such veterans, it looks like Kumar has got himself into a bind that he may not come out of it alive.