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.
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is called by his actual name during the film but in the closing credits is only billed as Bandleader. See more
Handle on the passenger-side roof of the tow truck, not duplicated on the drivers-side of the roof (obvious prop). A low camera angle used to conceal the prop. See more
[as Doctor Detroit
I make adjustments to the human spine!
At the end of the credits, we see "Coming soon: Doctor Detroit II, the Wrath of Mom." See more
Performed by Pattie Brooks
and Dan Aykroyd
Courtesy of Backstreet Records
Pattie Brooks appears courtesy of Mirage Records See more