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See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989)

R | | 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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Cast overview, first billed only:
Alan North ...
Kirsten Childs ...
Beefy Tourist
Audrie Neenan ...
Policewoman and Marilyn
John Capodice ...
George Bartenieff ...


A man is murdered. Two men witness it. A blind man who hears the killer, and a deaf man who sees them. 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.


Comedy | Crime


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Release Date:

12 May 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ciegos, sordos y locos  »

Box Office


$18,000,000 (estimated)


$46,908,987 (USA)

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


The picture reunited stars Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor with their Silver Streak (1976) director Arthur Hiller. That picture was their first movie where Pryor and Wilder were teamed together. Hiller was the only director to direct the pair more than once. See more »


When the stolen police car is being pushed into the swamp, there's no frontal damage after crashing into the garbage scow so it should run and drive. Why are they pushing it? See more »


Dave: We're in a warehouse, and you just hit a cow. I think we better back up.
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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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1 November 2001 | by (Ljubljana, Slovenija) – See all my reviews

Richard Pryor and Gene Wilder are probably one of the best comedy couples around. And this title is probably one of the best they made together. The most of the credit goes here to Richard, who played his part really hilariously.

Anyway, a nice late-eighties comedy, with some great laughs and not so great plot. But hey, who cares about that, when you "smile your pants off".

7 out of 10

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