The Cheap Detective
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 50%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Better received in 1978 than now when it seems too contrived."
‑ Steve Crum,
"You don't have to be familiar with Casablanca or The Maltese Falcon to appreciate the humor but it helps. Writer Neil Simon has thoroughly spoofed both classics."
‑ John J. Puccio, Movie Metropolis
"Very funny send-up of the hard-boiled detective genre."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"Not even in the same galaxy as Neil Simon's best work, but fans of the genre will appreciate the gags."
‑ Scott Weinberg,
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