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See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989)

R  |   |  Action, Comedy, Crime  |  12 May 1989 (USA)
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Dave is deaf, and Wally is blind. They witness a murder, but it was Dave who was looking at her, and Wally who was listening.

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John Capodice ...
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Storyline

A man is murdered. Two men witness it. A blind man who hears the killer, and a deaf man who sees her. The police don't think they're credible witnesses, but the killers don't want to take any chances. The two men must now work together to save themselves and bring the killers to justice. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <tss.yh.nec.co.jp>

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MURDER! The blind guy couldn't see it. The deaf guy couldn't hear it. Now they're both wanted for it.


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12 May 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ciegos, sordos y locos  »

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$18,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$46,908,987 (USA)
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Trivia

TriStar Pictures were looking for a project to re-team stars Richard Pryor and Gene Wilder and this movie became that production. See more »

Goofs

When Dave (the seeing but deaf one) and Wally (the blind but hearing one) are escaping from police custody, they try a locked door and Dave steps away to look around. With his back turned to Wally, Wally frantically yells for Dave by name, and Dave reacts by turning around and going back to Wally and reassuring Wally that he (Dave) is right there. See more »

Quotes

Wally: So, you're the fat fuck that runs this show!
Sutherland: Beautifully put, Mr. Karew. You're obviously a poet, a man after my own heart.
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References Moving (1988) See more »

Soundtracks

ANYTHING CAN HAPPEN
Written by Don Was, David Was and Aaron Zigman
Performed by Was Not Was
Pop version produced by Paul Staveley O'Duffy
Dance version produced by Don Was, David Was and David McMurray
Was Not Was appears courtesy of Phonogram Records, Ltd / Chrysalis Records, Inc.
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The funniest Wilder/Pryor movie
22 January 2002 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

Just saw this movie again recently, and it still gets me laughing like crazy. This was the first Pryor/Wilder movie I ever saw, when it first came out on video, and it eventually got me to the video store several more times to see their other movies. Although all of them got me laughing (especially Silver Streak), this one was by far the funniest. It's definitely an underrated movie. I only wish Pryor and Wilder had done more together.


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