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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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  • 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>

  • The Cheap Detective

    Ken Porteous 2013-12-30

    I saw this movie in 1978 when it was first released and I loved it then. If you liked the Maltese Falcon and Casablanca, this great ensemble cast does a... MORE>

  • The third of the MUST HAVE detective spoofs.

    Kacey 2006-03-24

    Anyone who enjoyed Clue or Murder by Death must have this movie in their collection. With truly a cast of thousands, the movie showcases the comedy of... MORE>