Carl and James are two pleasant but unambitious garbage men. Carl has a telescope with which he observes his neighbors. One evening he sees a man giving a female neighbor a hard time. As ... See full summary »
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>
When Sutherland turns off the light, Wally ducks before any shot is fired. Later, he asks what happened. See more »
Thirty-two years on the force, a wife and three kids and a blind guy and a deaf guy are making me look like a real asshole.
You got that right.
[talking into radio]
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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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