Comedy starring Hugh Laurie. Raymond (Laurie) hopes to find the girl of his dreams in Rio de Janeiro, the fabulous dancer, Orlinda (Vanessa Nunes), who graces the cover of Samba Monthly. Upon arrival in Rio, Raymond hooks up with an eccentric taxi driver name Paulo (Santiago Segura) who is only too happy to help him spend his fortune. Together they hunt down the exotic Orlinda (Vanessa Nunes). After a night of passion, Raymond awakens to find both Orlinda and his money have vanished. His troubles have only just begun as everyone on the streets of Rio wants Raymond's money.