A piano player is accidentally shot and killed by a policeman. He is sent back to earth to get the cop to help his son audition for a talent search, and in the process the detective discovers a ring of drug dealers and determines to break it. Written by
Did You Know?
According to Dick Van Dyke
in his memoir, Redd Foxx
was always drunk and high on cocaine during filming. According to Van Dyke, director Don Taylor
innocently said "Oh, boy..." to a black crew member but Foxx misinterpreted it as a racial slur and pulled out a knife. Van Dyke had to physically restrain Foxx from cutting Taylor. See more