About the film
The Cheap Detective
Release Date: June 23, 1978
|Slogan||:||«He knows every cheap trick, cheap joke, cheap shot and cheap dame in the book.»|
|Genres||:||Comedy, Crime, Mystery|
|Production Companies||:||Columbia Pictures, EMI Films, Rastar Productions|
|Producers||:||Jennifer Shull, Ray Stark, Margaret Booth|
A spoof of the entire 1940s detective genre. San Francisco private detective, Lou Pekinpaugh is accused of murdering his partner at the instigation of his mistress—his partner's wife.