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Dirty Tricks (1981)

PG | | Comedy | 6 March 1981 (USA)
A Harvard University student finds a strange letter that seems to be signed by George Washington. When trying to contact an expert (Prof. Chandler) to authenticate it, he is murdered but ... See full summary »

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Professor Chandler
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Polly Bishop
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Robert Brennan
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Professor Prosser
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Roselli
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Tony
Mavor Moore ...
Mr. Underhill
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Bill Darcy
Michael McNamara ...
Thorn
Martin McNamara ...
Ozzie
Cindy Girling ...
Emily
Michael Kirby ...
FBI Agent Wicklow
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FBI Agent Jones (as Angus McInnes)
Hugh Webster ...
Mr. Darcy
Irene Kessler ...
Mrs. Cohen
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A Harvard University student finds a strange letter that seems to be signed by George Washington. When trying to contact an expert (Prof. Chandler) to authenticate it, he is murdered but the letter disappears. Then Chandler, who does not know anything about the case, gets chased by the mafia and haunted by a TV reporter (Polly Bishop). Written by Michel Rudoy <mdrc@hp9000a1.uam.mx>

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...Just good clean dirty fun. See more »

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6 March 1981 (USA)  »

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Accroche-toi, j'arrive  »

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CAD 5,200,000 (estimated)
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The discipline and university that Professor Colin Chandler (Elliott Gould) taught in and at was History and Harvard. See more »

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