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The Cheap Detective

The Cheap Detective(1978)

Also Known As: Neil Simon's The Cheap Detective |

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Brief Synopsis

A private dick tackles two tough cases while trying to clear himself of a murder charge.

Cast & Crew

Robert Moore Director
Peter Falk Lou Peckinpaugh
Ann-Margret Jezebel Desire
Eileen Brennan Betty Deboop
Dom DeLuise Pepe Damascus
Louise Fletcher Marlene Duchard
John Houseman Jasper Blubber
Madeline Kahn Mrs Montenegro
Fernando Lamas Paul Duchard
Marsha Mason Georgia Merkle
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MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1978 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Color (Metrocolor) Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Columbia Pictures .....Studio, Sony Pictures Releasing .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment .....Domestic Video Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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  • funny

    steven t 2015-01-16

    A very funny film, where you always have to be watching, or you'll miss something. Glad to see it on TCM. MORE>

  • Wonderful word play !

    Will Fox 2015-01-10

    This Neil Simon parody features more than 15 stars, shooting zingers, based on Bogart's best, black & white classics, "Casablanca," the... MORE>

  • Hilarious!

    Dan 2013-12-31

    I've loved Bogart movies since I first saw Casablanca! while in college. I've become a fan, and always take time to watch one when it shows up on... MORE>