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Die Laughing (1980)

PG  |   |  Comedy  |  April 1980 (USA)
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A San Francisco cab driver find himself in possession of a monkey that is carrying a formula for turning atomic waste into a plutonium bomb. He finds himself framed for a murder and chased ... See full summary »



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A San Francisco cab driver find himself in possession of a monkey that is carrying a formula for turning atomic waste into a plutonium bomb. He finds himself framed for a murder and chased all over town by people trying to get the formula. Written by Anonymous

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As a singer, he's a killer. As a lover, he's a killer. As a killer, he's a lovely singer.








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April 1980 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

As Aventuras de Um Taxista  »

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The "Russian" ship in the movie was really the "Golden Bear" berthed at the California Maritime Academy in Vallejo, CA. See more »


Referenced in Fade to Black (1980) See more »


Written and Performed by Robby Benson
Lyrics by Jerry Segal
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Good movie, great music
22 August 1998 | by (Central PA) – See all my reviews

This movie is lots of fun. The music makes it a great movie viewing experience.

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