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Once Upon a Crime... (1992)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Crime, Mystery  |  6 March 1992 (USA)
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Phoebe and fellow American Julian Peters meet in Rome, find a lost dog, and agree to return it to Monte Carlo to split the five thousand dollar reward. Discovering the dog's owner dead, ... See full summary »

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Marilyn Schwary
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Julian Peters
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Elena Morosco
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Inspector Bonnard
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Alfonso de la Pena
Roberto Sbaratto ...
Detective Toussaint
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Hercules Popodopoulos
Ann Way ...
Housekeeper
Geoffrey Andrews ...
Butler
Caterina Boratto ...
Madame de Senneville
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Carla the Agent
Riccardo Parisio Perrotti ...
Customs Officer
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Storyline

Phoebe and fellow American Julian Peters meet in Rome, find a lost dog, and agree to return it to Monte Carlo to split the five thousand dollar reward. Discovering the dog's owner dead, they panic and become fugitives. Other victims of misfortune also become suspects, as the plot twists and luck and judgment desert everyone. Written by <rth@ece.arizona.edu>

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The Who's Who of Who-Dunnits.

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Comedy | Crime | Mystery

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6 March 1992 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Criminals  »

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$8,700,000 (USA)
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Eugene Levy:  as the casino cashier. See more »

Quotes

Augie Morosco: But first I must find the little boys' room.
Neil Schwary: And lose precious time? Waiter, bring this man a cup.
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In the genre of a good detective movie, this one was highly enjoyable.

With a well thought out cast, this movie was a great comedic relief. The plot is well-written and the cast was knockout. Every bit as good as the reviews suggested (a rarity) and was highly entertaining. Being a huge John Candy fan myself, this movie was no disappointment.


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