An aging detective is reluctant to enter a requested retirement after he discovers that those in charge only want to free up a position for a guy he does not think is at all capable. He is so desperate to prove his continuing ability to solve crimes that he decides to commit one himself that only he can solve. All does not go as he expects.
- Yuri Nikulin, Yevgeni Yevstigneyev, Olga Aroseva, Georgi Burkov, Andrei Mironov
- Eldar Ryazanov