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Murder By the Book

Murder By the Book(1987)

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Brief Synopsis

A movie about Hank Mercer, a successful writer of detective novels featuring a tough-talking, gut-shooting private eye, Biff Deegan. When Mercer decides to discard his lucrative character to write intellectual novels, his publisher agrees on the condition that he is able to solve a real mystery. Whe

Cast & Crew

Mel Damski Director
Robert Hays D H Mercer/Biff Deegan
Catherine Mary Stewart Merissa Winfield
Christopher Murney Lieutenant Stanley Greenberg
Fred Gwynne Victor Grenville
Celeste Holm Claire Mercer
Lewis J Stadlen Norman Wagstaff
Martin Neufeld Peter Winfield
Bunty Webb Stout Woman
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1987 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Production Co:  Peter Nelson Productions .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Nbc Entertainment .....Network
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