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Foul Play (1978)  link to Foul Play on IMDb  

Number: 514

poster Foul Play

IMDb Rating:
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6.8/10 (12515 votes)

Country: USA, 116 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Thriller, Comedy, Mystery

Director(s): Colin Higgins

Video Codec: Unknown

Storyline:
When, unbeknownst to Gloria, a microfilm cassette is left with her by a dying agent, she becomes entangled in a complicated series of events. She's pursued by a dwarf and an albino, and becomes convinced that they are out to kill her. Finally, with the help of San Francisco detective Tony Carlson, she begins to turn the tables on her pursuers. It becomes clear that the nerfarious crew after her are plotting a dastardly deed indeed - to assassinate the Pope as he visits the city to see _The Mikado_. Gloria and Tony must race against time to prevent this terrible crime.

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Cast:

photo Goldie Hawn Goldie Hawn Gloria Mundy
photo Chevy Chase Chevy Chase Tony Carlson
photo Burgess Meredith Burgess Meredith Mr. Hennessey
photo Rachel Roberts Rachel Roberts Gerda Casswell
photo Eugene Roche Eugene Roche Archbishop Thorncrest

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1