Overall Rank: 5940
Average Rating: 2.6/4
# of Ratings: 25
Theatrical Release Date: 12/14/1975
Genre: Comedy, Crime
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: Gene Wilder
Actors: Gene Wilder, Madeline Kahn, Marty Feldman, Dom DeLuise, Leo McKern, Roy Kinnear
Plot: The younger brother of the consulting detective tries to steal Sherlock's glory by solving an important case assisted by an eccentric Scotland Yard detective and a lovely but suspicious actress.
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dukeakasmudge - wrote on 10/22/2011
Not as funny as Gene Wilders other movies but still funny
Snoogans - wrote on 05/14/2011
Fans of Mel Brooks' parody films will feel right at home. Writing, directing, and starring in the film, Wilder does a great job all around and crafts a pleasantly goofy parody that would make most anyone laugh.
TheWolf - wrote on 08/20/2007
Hard to believe, when you watch this film and laugh yourself stupid at the gentle ridiculousness on display, one would think that this is a Mel Brooks movie. But no, it's Gene Wilder showing us just how much he has learned from the comedy master. The major Brooks players are here: Wilder, Marty Feldman, Madeline Kahn. The movie is very funny, and shows that Gene Wilder is just as good at directing as he is at acting.
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