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The Cheap Detective 1978

  • June 23, 1978
  • 92 mins
  • Robert Moore
  • Neil Simon
  • United States
  • English
  • Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Who dunnit? This time it's Neil Simon who's really dunnit.

Spoofing the entire 1940s detective genre, and his own performances as a bumbling private detective, Peter Falk plays Lou Pekinpaugh, a San Francisco private detective accused of murdering his partner at the instigation of his mistress, the partner's wife, Georgia Merkle.


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