Harry is the latest generation of the Crumbs, famous and extremely talented detectives. Unfortunately talent seems to have skipped a generation and Harry is reduced to "gumshoe" work at a remote branch of the Crumb detective agency. Back at headquarters, Crumb executive Elliot Draison hatches an evil plan which requires the inclusion of an incompetent detective. With Harry Crumb on the case Draison thinks everything will run fine for him. Despite his best efforts Crumb actually makes some headway in the case... Written by
Murray Chapman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Nerves of steel. Body of iron. Brain of stone.
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When Harry Crumb is undercover as the vice president of quality control at the spa, he smells the mud and gets some on his nose. A few seconds later, the mud is gone and his nose is clean. See more
[At LAX, Harry manages to break open the door to the control room, albeit Harry getting hit in the process, to see a chained-up Eliot, the actual mastermind behind the kidnapping of Jennifer Downing, with masking tape around his mouth
[two LAPD cops stare at Eliot, now seemly defeated
[smirks and smiles
Don't think I didn't know what was going on in your mind.
You didn't I could figure it out, did ya, Eliot? You didn't think I was up to the challenge. Now you ...
Referenced in The Holiday
Holding Out For A Hero
Written by Jim Steinman
and Dean Pitchford
Performed by Bonnie Tyler
Courtesy of Paramount Pictures Corporation
Bonnie Tyler performs courtesy of CBS Records See more