Virginmedia: The hostage exchange doesn't exactly go according to plan. A bunch of paramilitary chaps show up moments before the switch, resulting in a three-way gun battle between Max and his buddy, the street gang, and the heavily-armed newcomers. Max takes a bullet, and amid the chaos the girl and the money go missing. If they handed out prizes for cocked-up kidnaps, this one would take the biscuit. Or as Max himself puts it:
"I had a hole in my second-favourite drinking arm, and the only way we were likely to get Fabiana back was in instalments".