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P.I. Private Investigations (1987)

R | | Crime, Thriller | 5 June 1987 (USA)
A young architect finds himself being stalked by a gang of criminals who believe he knows something that could expose their activities.

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Joey Bradley
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Detective Wexler
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Jenny Fox
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Eddie Gordon
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Cliff Dowling
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Anthony
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Charles Bradley, Joey's Father
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A young architect finds himself being stalked by a gang of criminals who believe he knows something that could expose their activities.

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They control the Cocaine in L.A. They know he's found out. They're going to kill him...And they're the cops. See more »

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This unusual B movie is worth a rental...
8 July 1999 | by See all my reviews

This pretty cool sleeper film combines moments of shocking violence with an oddball sense of humor. It's low-budget film-making, surely, but the movie never takes itself too seriously. Rohner and Balsam are fairly engaging, but Ray Sharkey steals the show as the hapless hit-man you love to hate. Sue me, but I give this flick two-and-a-half stars (out of four) on the Corky-meter. (Incidentally, the director of P.I., Nigel Dick, just shot Britney Spears' latest music video.)


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