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The Westing Game (1997)

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The tenants of the Sunset Towers must compete to learn who killed an eccentric millionaire and win a $20 million inheritance.


(as D.K. Hadley), (novel)
2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sandy McSouthers
Tabitha Ruth 'Turtle' Wexler
Berthe Erica Crow
Sydelle Pulaski
Jake Wexler
Sandy Faison ...
Grace Wexler
Judge J.J. Ford
Otis Amber
Diane Nadeau ...
Angela Wexler
Edgar Plum
James Shin Hoo
Ernest Liu ...
Doug Hoo
Dr. Denton Deere


A girl is angry about having to move to the city, but gets involved in a mystery when a rich neighbor is found dead. His will suggests that one of the people in her apartment house is his killer and doles out clues to find the culprit - as well as win $20 million. The weird neighbors include Berthe Erica Crow, Sydelle Pulaski, and Sandy McSouthers. Written by Ed Lorusso

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Family | Horror | Mystery

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for mild thematic elements




Release Date:

14 September 1997 (USA)  »

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Get a Clue  »

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Music by Lou Forestieri
Lyrics by Bernie Meisinger
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Read the book, hated the movie
28 January 2004 | by (Illinois) – See all my reviews

The Westing Game was my favorite childhood book, and I saw this movie and bought it, thinking it might be worth it to see it... it wasn't, they cut out key characters, changed things, and even changed the ending. It's awful... don't bother watching it.

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