MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 65,995 this week

Trenchcoat in Paradise (1989)

TV Movie  -   -  Crime | Mystery  -  18 October 1989 (USA)
7.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.3/10 from 73 users  
Reviews: 2 user

Eddie Mazda is a hard nosed private eye who gets in too close to the mob and is forced to leave Jersey City. He decides to open up shop in Hawaii. In no time, he finds a business, a partner... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Unbroken: An interview with Angelina Jolie

IMDb's Arno Kazarian chats with Angelina Jolie about working with cinematographer Roger Deakins and harnessing Jack O'Connell's fire

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 10000 titles
created 26 Jun 2012
 
a list of 191 titles
created 06 Jul 2013
 
list image
a list of 4732 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Trenchcoat in Paradise (TV Movie 1989)

Trenchcoat in Paradise (TV Movie 1989) on IMDb 7.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Trenchcoat in Paradise.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Swimsuit (TV Movie 1989)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Mrs. Allison is the owner of the Saltare Swimsuit company. Her top man Brian, and his not so bright assitant Willard have to find men and women that can be prospective models for her ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Thomson
Stars: William Katt, Catherine Oxenberg, Nia Peeples
Rubdown (TV Movie 1993)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

A rich man offers his masseur, a former baseball player with damaged knees, $50,000 to have an affair with his wife so she'll be in violation of their pre-nuptial agreement and he can ... See full summary »

Director: Stuart Cooper
Stars: Michelle Phillips, Jack Coleman, Kent Williams
Traces of Red (1992)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Jack, a Palm Beach detective, becomes involved in a case of multiple murders. All the women can be linked to Jack in some way. Jack and his partner have no leads, but numerous suspects. The... See full summary »

Director: Andy Wolk
Stars: James Belushi, Lorraine Bracco, Tony Goldwyn
Delta Heat (1992)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

An L.A. cop investigates the death of his partner in the swamps of Louisiana. Enlisting the help of an ex-cop who lost his hand to an alligator many years before.

Director: Michael Fischa
Stars: Anthony Edwards, Lance Henriksen, Betsy Russell
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Scottish archaeologist Angus Flint discovers an odd skull amid the ruins of a convent that he is excavating. Shortly thereafter, Lady Sylvia Marsh returns to Temple House, a nearby mansion,... See full summary »

Director: Ken Russell
Stars: Amanda Donohoe, Hugh Grant, Catherine Oxenberg
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Eddie Mazda
...
Mona Williams
...
Lisa Duncan
...
Suzanna Hollander
Jeremy Slate ...
Robert Graham
...
Claire Hollander
...
John Hollander
...
Carmen Nunzo, Jr.
...
Bob Kanuka
Danny Kamekona ...
Sottocane
Steven Flynn ...
P.F. James
Ron Karabatsos ...
Arky
Steve Lundquist ...
Jack Christie
...
Margie Moodus
Peter Saputo ...
Landlord
Edit

Storyline

Eddie Mazda is a hard nosed private eye who gets in too close to the mob and is forced to leave Jersey City. He decides to open up shop in Hawaii. In no time, he finds a business, a partner, and lands the biggest case on the island: the murder of a land developer. With every step he takes getting close to the murder, he learns more about how the rich betray each other. Written by Pat McCurry <ccgrad97@aol.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Mystery

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

18 October 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ananas und blaue Bohnen  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Mona Williams: You just missed our first real client: a surfer who lost his board.
Eddie Mazda: What's he gonna pay with, sand?
See more »

Connections

References Fantasy Island (1977) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Boring
23 April 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I don't know why, but I kept watching the movie in spite of being bored.

The story was not compelling. Just a run of the mill detective story. A few murders, etc.

The main character was a bit dull. Not horrible, just a bit dull. Not very many good lines. He's not a bad actor. Just not a very compelling one.

The supporting characters were soap opera quality. It was a made for TV movie, so not surprising, I guess.

The plot moved slowly. It never really dragged me into it.

Like many detective stories, there were too many characters, in my opinion. Less characters with a bit more depth make for a better story.

If there had been anything else on I wanted to watch, I would have watched it :) There's worse movies. It was not horrible. Just...dull


0 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Trenchcoat in Paradise (1989) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?