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Diamond's Edge (1988)
"Just Ask for Diamond" (original title)

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When the man who left a package in his care is found murdered, detective Tim Diamond suddenly has every major gangster in the city after him. With only the package and the help of his ... See full summary »

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Colin Dale ...
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Mr. Patel
Dursley McLinden ...
Tim
José René Ruiz ...
Johnny Naples (as Rene Ruiz)
Michael Robbins ...
The Fat Man
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Lawrence
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Betty Charlady / Brenda von Falkenberg
Jim McManus ...
Hammett
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Jack Splendide
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Forbes Collins ...
Henry von Falkenberg
Peter Eyre ...
Gott
Nickolas Grace ...
Himmell
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When the man who left a package in his care is found murdered, detective Tim Diamond suddenly has every major gangster in the city after him. With only the package and the help of his little brother, Diamond sets out to unravel the mysterious plot. Written by Anonymous

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When all seems lost... just ask for Diamond!

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Comedy | Crime | Family

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30 November 1990 (USA)  »

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Based on "The Falcon's Malteser (1986)", the first in a series of humorous detective novels for young teens about private detectives The Diamond Brothers, a goodhearted but slightly dimwitted older Tim and his cunning street smart little brother Nick, who often fight gangsters and electric bills, written by Anthony Horowitz who also directed the picture. See more »

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The Diamond brothers are in a theater watching "Murder, My Sweet'. When they leave, the marquee reads, "Farewell, My Lovely. See more »

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References Casablanca (1942) See more »

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My Little Guy
Lyrics written by Anthony Horowitz
Sung by Susannah York
Music by Mcasso
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what a fantastic film
17 July 2002 | by (london,england) – See all my reviews

This film is fantastic Colin Dale is excellent as the brains of the Tim Diamond detective agency and noone could better Patricia Hodge's performance as the common charlady turned sleekly seductive Brenda Von Falkenberg.


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