See No Evil, Hear No Evil
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The third pairing of comic actors Richard Pryor and Gene Wilder was much less successful than their previous team-ups, Silver Streak(1976) and Stir Crazy (1980). Wilder plays Dave, the deaf proprietor of a newsstand and employer of blind gambler Wally (Pryor). When Wally's bookie is shot and killed at the stand, Dave and Wally are arrested for the crime. Since the deaf Dave had his back turned and didn't see the crime, while the blind Wally only heard it, the clues they have to offer the police are slim -- Dave's glimpse of a shapely leg and Wally's whiff of a perfume called… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 18%

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"How the mighty have fallen!"
‑ Luke Y. Thompson, New Times
"The Pryor/Wilder magic is nowhere to be seen or heard here."
‑ Gerry Shamray, Your Movies (
"Passable, but nothing but a shadow of previous Pryor/Wilder comedies."
‑ Widgett Walls,
"You'd do well following this film's advice - don't see or hear it."
‑ Alex Sandell, Juicy Cerebellum
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