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A grumpy semi-retired private investigator partners with a quirky female client to catch the people who murdered his partner.
The nicest, warmest, funniest, and most touching movie you'll ever see about blackmail, mystery, and murder.
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Did You Know?
The movie featured Group Theatre founder actress Ruth Nelson
portraying the landlady Mrs. Schmidt, this character name being a spoof of the German aircraft manufacturing company "Messerschmitt". This film was astonishingly Nelson's first theatrical film role in almost thirty years. See more
The first close-up of Charlie's white shoes with blood on them also shows Ira's black shoes right next to him, but Ira doesn't walk up to help Charlie until the following shot. See more
[Margo has pictures of her cat, Winston, that she wants Ira to find
This little kitty is just a little honey bun. Give this little cat a break!
References The Thin Man
Lyrics by Stephen Lehner
Music by Ken Wannberg
Sung by Bev Kelly See more