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If you want it, here it is, come and get it

Mmm, mmm, mmm, mmm, mmm make your mind up fast

If you want it anytime, I can give it

But you better hurry 'cause it may not last

Did I hear you say that there must be a catch?

Would you walk away from a fool and his money?

Sonny, if you want it, here it is, come and get it

But you better hurry 'cause it's going fast!
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The Magic Christian is a 1969 film based on Terry Southern's 1959 book of the same name, starring Peter Sellers and Ringo Starr. Before you ask, the name is taken from a boat, and has nothing to do with magic Christians.

Sellers plays Sir Guy Grand, a billionaire who wants to have some fun. He adopts the homeless Youngman Grand (Ringo Starr), and together they set out to see what lengths people will go to for money. The answer is, pretty far.

Features cameos by Graham Chapman and John Cleese (who also wrote additional material for the script), before Monty Python had really taken off.


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