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Lionel Twain invites the world's five greatest detectives to a 'dinner and murder'. Included are a blind butler, a deaf-mute maid, screams, spinning rooms, secret passages, false identities and more plot turns and twists than are decently allowed.

MPAA Rating PG

Status Released

Release Date 1976-06-23

Runtime 94 minutes

Revenue $33m


TMDB 7.2


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aaron_7939 shared a tip "Before Clue, there was Murder By Death""

sarah_g_8946 shared a tip "Some dated references, but a great surreal murder mystery."

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jen_mitchell_4638 shared a tip "Inspector Milo Perrier [in campy French accent]: Noots, noots, zzere are no noots in my chocolate."

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cody_steele_9220 shared a tip "I like a mystery spoof. Check out Truman Capote!"

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sara_gomez_8958 shared a tip "Great all star cast and who wouldn’t want to see Truman Capote in a whodunnit?!"

4thflower shared a tip "One of my favorite movies!"

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jonathanosborn shared a tip "The movie’s only sort of half assed until near the end, then, Alec Guinness gives the performance of a lifetime."

stephen_odaniel shared a tip "Hilarious!"

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