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    Writer Neil Simon now taking his Bogart tribute character Lou Peckinpaugh (Peter Falk) full throttle into the Casablanca mode, introducing David Ogden Stiers, Scatman Crothers, Nicol Williamson the Nazi, but mostly Eileen Brennan as chanteuse Betty DeBoop, in The Cheap Detective, 1978.

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