The Most Terrible Time in My Life
The Most Terrible Time in My Life (2000)

Intrepid Japanese detective Maiku Hama is on the case in this adventure, the first of a three part comedy series. Like the Western detective character he is based on (Mike Hammer, get it?), Hama is suave, macho, and cold. Unlike his… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 16, 2004
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Sean Axmaker
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... a lively, witty tribute to American private eye films with a serious core.

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