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?
The end of the film promises "Doctor Detroit II, the Wrath of Mom" which was in the works. In fact, Dan Aykroyd
was writing the script. But when this film turned out to be a box office bomb, Universal pulled the plug. See more
The passenger side mirror on the tow truck is in a different position before (collapsed against the door) and after (away from the door) the doctor jumps aboard. 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 We're All Devo
Performed by Rick James
Courtesy of Motown Records See more