Jewel thieves attempt to recover treasure from piranha infested waters. Mistrust and betrayals happen among the gang in the quest for gold In this Italian-Brazilian co-production. Stars Lee Majors, Karen Black, Margaux Hemingway and James Franciscus.
On July 2, 1996, Margaux Hemingway was found dead in her Santa Monica apartment, one day before the 35th anniversary of the suicide of her grandfather Ernest Hemingway, whose father, brother and sister also committed suicide. The L.A. coroner's office concluded that Margaux killed herself by taking an overdose of a sedative (Klonopin barbiturates). She was the fifth person in her family to commit suicide.