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Inspector Clouseau (1968)

A string of robberies has occurred in Britain and it's up to Inspector Clouseau to catch them.

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Cast

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Supt. Weaver
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Lisa Morrel
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Addison Steele
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Commissioner Sir Charles Braithwaite
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Mrs. Weaver
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Clyde Hargreaves
Richard Pearson ...
Shockley
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Steven Frey
Susan Engel ...
Carmichael
Wallas Eaton ...
Hoeffler
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Frenchie LeBec
Katya Wyeth ...
Meg (as Kathja Wyeth)
Tracey Crisp ...
Julie
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Gutch
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Detective Inspector is borrowed from the Surete on special assignment for Scotland Yard in hopes that a fresh outlook will help the government recover the loot from the Great Train Robbery, which is being used to underwrite a new crime wave. What they don't count on, however, is having more than one Closeeau on the job. Written by duke1029@aol.com

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CALL THE POLICE! Inspector Clouseau is back!

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Comedy | Crime | Mystery

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19 July 1968 (USA)  »

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Inspektor Clouseau  »

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Trivia

The musical group Portishead sampled the soundtrack for their song "Only You" from their eponymous 1997 album. The specific music sting comes from the scene halfway through the picture when Closeau encounters two of the gang members in an alley. See more »

Quotes

Inspector Jacques Clouseau: The crooks never sleep and neither does Closeeau!
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Referenced in Alan Arkin: Live from the TCM Classic Film Festival (2015) See more »

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Not bad, but not Sellers
1 April 2003 | by (Brick, NJ) – See all my reviews

I guess it would be redundant at this point to say Alan Arkin's Clouseau can't touch Peter Sellers, which is certainly true. Nevertheless, I admit I liked this movie (though a lot less than the Pink Panthers, of course), the plot is actually credible and there are some truly funny moments. I give Arkin credit for attempting a role heavily identified with another- and better- actor, and he's OK in it. It's not a total disaster, as some people have claimed and worth watching, if only for the comparisons. ** 1/2 out of 4


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