Clifford Skridlow teaches at a small Chicago college run by his father. Conned into managing four prostitutes by their pimp, who skips town to escape the mob boss known as Mom, Clifford draws on his course in medieval literature in his quest to save the women from Mom. Written by
He's making the world safe for insanity.
Did You Know?
Things that Doctor Detroit was an expert in included systems analysis, comparative literature, chivalry and honor, rock climbing, power walking and Indian cuisine. See more
Doctor Detroit's upraised arm/hand do not exactly match the cut-out left as the tow truck smashes through the fence. See more
'Morning, Stretch. Are you getting taller or did I break a heel?
At the end of the credits, we see "Coming soon: Doctor Detroit II, the Wrath of Mom." See more
Referenced in There's Nothing Out There
Performed by Rick James
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