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Getting Away with Murder (1996)

R  |   |  Comedy  |  12 April 1996 (USA)
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When the very moralistic college ethics instructor (Aykroyd) finds himself living next door to an accused German death camp commander (Lemmon), he takes it upon himself to rid the world of ... See full summary »

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Jack Lambert
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Inga Mueller
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Max Mueller / Karl Luger
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Dr. Gail Holland
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Marty Lambert
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Detective Stanley
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Liz Lambert
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When the very moralistic college ethics instructor (Aykroyd) finds himself living next door to an accused German death camp commander (Lemmon), he takes it upon himself to rid the world of this man. And even though he manages to kill him, he does it so cleanly that no one accuses him and it isn't until he guiltily marries the German's daughter (Tomlin) that he discovers the truth about the man... Written by BOB STEBBINS <stebinsbob@aol.com>

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One bad apple can spoil the whole line-up.

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Rated R for some sexual situations | See all certifications »
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12 April 1996 (USA)  »

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Crime com Castigo  »

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Last film of Harvey Miller. See more »

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[Inga and Jack are newlyweds, arguing]
Inga Mueller: We have to move on, for the benefit of the twins!
Jack Lambert: Ah, FUCK the twins!
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Featured in Siskel & Ebert: Episode dated 13 April 1996 (1996) See more »

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Underrated fun
24 August 1999 | by (Rome, Italy and Copenhagen, DK) – See all my reviews

Maybe it's just because I like Dan Aykroyd: I have never seen a movie with him that I did not enjoy. I decided to put in a few lines of appreciation for this one, considering the bad reviews read here. It certainly is not the ultimate masterpiece of comedy but I found it thoroughly enjoyable, and despite the fact that I was very tired it kept watching it until 2am.


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