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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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Cast overview, first billed only:
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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Bouncer
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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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Both Colin Dale who plays Nick Diamond in the film and the miniseries and Dursley McLinden who played his older brother Tim Diamond in the film and the miniseries acted in only one or two other projects and stopped acting on screen altogether after the miniseries ended. Dursley McLinden sadly died in 1995 from AIDS. 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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Features Murder, My Sweet (1944) See more »

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Until It's Time for You to Go
By Buffy Sainte-Marie
(C)1965 Gypsy Boy Music
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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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