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Dead men don't wear plaid

Author: Carl ReinerGeorge GipeSteve MartinDavid V PickerWilliam E McEuenAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Home Video, [1999]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Private eye Rigby Reardon is hired by a beautiful woman to investigate the mysterious death of her father--a wealthy scientist, philanthropist, and cheesemaker.
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Detective and mystery films
Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Parodies, imitations, etc
Parody films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Films for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Reiner; George Gipe; Steve Martin; David V Picker; William E McEuen; Rachel Ward; Reni Santoni; Miklós Rózsa; Michael Chapman; Bud Molin; Universal City Studios.; Universal Studios Home Video (Firm); Aspen Film Society.
ISBN: 0783232063 9780783232065
OCLC Number: 42581583
Language Note: Closed captioned. In English with optional English, French and Spanish subtitles.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1982 by Universal Pictures.
Includes segments from 1940's film noirs edited to appear as conversations with Reardon as he seeks help to solve the mystery.
Credits: Director of photography, Michael Chapman; editor, Bud Molin; music, Miklos Rozsa.
Cast: Steve Martin, Rachel Ward, Reni Santoni, Carl Reiner.
Description: 1 videodisc (89 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Dolby Digital mono., widescreen format.
Contents: Special features include production notes, cast & filmmakers' bios, film highlights, theatrical trailer (2 min.) and web links.
Responsibility: an Aspen Film Society/William E. McEuen/David V. Picker production ; a Carl Reiner film ; written by Carl Reiner, George Gipe, Steve Martin ; produced by David V. Picker and William E. McEuen ; directed by Carl Reiner.

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Private eye Rigby Reardon is hired by a beautiful woman to investigate the mysterious death of her father--a wealthy scientist, philanthropist, and cheesemaker.

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