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The Cheap Detective

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Crime Comedy Rated: 7+ (PG)19781h 32mOn: Free Services Prime Video Country: America

A spoof of the entire 1940s detective genre. San Francisco private detective, Lou Pekinpaugh is accused of murdering his partner at the instigation of his mistress—his partner's wife.The Cheap Detective featuring Peter Falk and Ann-Margret Olsson is streaming with subscription on Prime Video, free on Tubi, free on PlutoTV, and 6 others. It's a comedy and crime movie with an average IMDb audience rating of 6.5 (4,336 votes).

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Available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV & YouTube).

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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#12,606 Ranked Movie

#889 Ranked in Movies on Prime Video

#2557 Ranked in Crime Movies

#3118 Ranked in Romance Movies

The Cheap Detective has an average IMDb audience rating of 6.5 (4,336 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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