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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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Supt. Weaver
Delia Boccardo ...
Lisa Morrel
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Addison Steele
Patrick Cargill ...
Commissioner Sir Charles Braithwaite
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Mrs. Weaver
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Clyde Hargreaves
Richard Pearson ...
Shockley
Michael Ripper ...
Steven Frey
Susan Engel ...
Carmichael
Wallas Eaton ...
Hoeffler
Tutte Lemkow ...
Frenchie LeBec
Katya Wyeth ...
Meg (as Kathja Wyeth)
Tracey Crisp ...
Julie
Geoffrey Bayldon ...
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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19 July 1968 (USA)  »

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Inspektor Clouseau  »

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Trivia

Clouseau's coat and hat were introduced in this movie and stayed part of the franchise. See more »

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A supposed Parisian fishmonger has an English accent. See more »

Quotes

Commissioner Sir Charles Braithwaite: [clutching a bottle of wine just ruined by Clouseau] I've nursed this bottle since Dunkirk.
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Follows A Shot in the Dark (1964) See more »

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Alan Arkin does a wonderful job.
4 March 2002 | by (Costa Mesa, CA) – See all my reviews

It would be understandable to not like this film simply because of comparisons to the Pink Panther movies. But I stayed home one day and it came on the Mystery channel and I laughed pretty hard. Alan Arkin did a great job playing the bumbling French Detective. From his accent to his clueless pride he plays him well. There is no Kato in this film, but that's good because it would make too close comparisons to Peter Sellers' Inspector. Lot's of funny laughs and lines, if you get a chance, take a look at this one.


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