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14th Apr '18 10:56:43 PM jamespolk
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* ''Series/{{Columbo}}'': In "Murder by the Book", the murderer brings the woman who is blackmailing him $15,000 in a briefcase and she comments that it is more cash than she has ever seen in her life. After he murders her, he pays the money back into his account. Columbo later remarks that withdrawing $15,000 one day and returning it the day after was one of the strange activities that aroused his suspicion.

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* ''Series/{{Columbo}}'': In "Murder "[[Recap/ColumboS01E01 Murder by the Book", Book]]", the murderer brings the woman who is blackmailing him $15,000 in a briefcase and she comments that it is more cash than she has ever seen in her life. After he murders her, he pays the money back into his account. Columbo later remarks that withdrawing $15,000 one day and returning it the day after was one of the strange activities that aroused his suspicion.
13th Apr '18 12:35:54 PM KingLyger
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* In ''VideoGame/{{Persona5}}'' the real world's form of {{Yakuza}} boss Kaneshiro's Treasure is a gold plated briefcase full of obviously CounterfeitCash.

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* In ''VideoGame/{{Persona5}}'' the Double subverted in ''VideoGame/{{Persona 5}}''. The real world's world form of {{Yakuza}} boss Kaneshiro's Treasure is thought to contain thirty million yen, but a gold closer look reveals it's CounterfeitCash with Kaneshiro's face on it. Lucky for the Phantom Thieves, the case the fake money came in is plated briefcase full of obviously CounterfeitCash.
with solid gold, so it's still valuable when it's sold.
10th Apr '18 3:01:14 PM TompaDompa
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* In ''Film/{{Deewaar}}'', Samant pays Vijay for the information about the gold delivery with one of these.
5th Apr '18 7:27:29 PM kbissett
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* One episode of ''Series/{{NCIS}}'' had the villain planning a terror attack by tainting $100,000 in one dollar bills with a contact poison and randomly distributing them all over the DC Metro area. The money fills a large duffel bag.
27th Mar '18 8:44:11 PM Andyroid
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* In the music video for "Sell Out" by Music/ReelBigFish, a record executive uses a briefcase full of cash to tempt the band into quitting their jobs at a burger joint and going into showbiz.
14th Mar '18 8:16:52 AM Antigone3
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* ''[[Literature/JohnPutnamThatcher Double, Double, Oil and Trouble]]'' opens with the delivery of a $1.5 million ransom payment, which fills four briefcases. However, given that the ransom demand specified small bills [[note]]for a 1970s novel, this would have meant ones, fives, and tens, ''maybe'' a few twenties[[/note]], that's probably a reasonable bulk.
8th Mar '18 10:08:36 PM Lanes17B
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** They show up in [[GaidenGame "Off the Record,"]] strewn around the casinos, carried by some of the survivors, and very early in the game, Frank West photographs T.K. giving one to a [[ZombieAdvocate C.U.R.E. member]] as well as bomb to set lose [[ZombieApocalypse a zombie horde on the people of Fortune City, Nevada.]]
6th Mar '18 4:47:56 AM JackG
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* A plot point in ''Film/{{Assassins}}''. Robert Rath goes to a bank with a very large suitcase to empty his account, while Miguel Bain waits outside with a sniper rifle to blow his head off. Rath is running a BatmanGambit; given the time it takes to convert all that money to cash, Bain will become impatient and start worrying that Rath slipped out another entrance. Eventually he'll go into the bank to check, but must leave his rifle behind which Rath's accomplice can then steal.
2nd Mar '18 9:04:25 PM foxley
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* In ''Film/CircusOfFear'', Mason arrives at the circus carrying a suitcase containing a quarter of a million pounds. After he is murdered, Gregor finds the case and keeps moving about the circus is an effort to keep it hidden.
5th Feb '18 8:20:04 PM foxley
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* ''Series/{{Columbo}}'': In "Murder by the Book", the murderer brings the woman who is blackmailing him $15,000 in a briefcase and she comments that it is more cash than she has ever seen in her life. After he murders her, he pays the money back into his account. Columbo later remarks that withdrawing $15,000 one day and returning it the day after was one of the strange activities that aroused his suspicion.
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