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The Dead Detective (2008)

 -  Short  -  11 October 2008 (USA)
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In this film noir spoof, Martin Stiff posthumously attempts to solve his own murder... through the detective's voice-over. But there's not much he can do about it, because he's dead.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Martin Stiff
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The Blonde
Kathi Copeland ...
Millie
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Chinese Waiter
Tiffany Truong ...
Chinese Cook
Jacob Meudt ...
Jimmy 'The Tool' Dooranty
Peter Phung ...
Chinese Busboy
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Mrs. Stiff
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Dirk Buttkiss
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Bartender
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Train Conductor
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Man on Train
Debbie Carlson ...
Passenger on Train
Erin A. Hayden ...
Passenger on Train (as Erin A. Crowe)
Eric Hayden ...
Passenger on Train
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SOB Los Angeles detective Martin Stiff has fallen into the hardest murder mystery of his career, his own. Who can it be? His drunken secretary? His scoundrel partner? Maybe his cheating wife? It could even be the paroled mob boss out for vengeance... Join the stiff dic on this hilarious adventure with a long list of suspects who have no problem literally, and gladly, stabbing Martin in the back. Written by Flemming Erik Carlson

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Solving a murder is tough. Solving your own is tougher.

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11 October 2008 (USA)  »

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$5,000 (estimated)
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1.78 : 1
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