Trail of the Pink Panther
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The sixth in the Pink Panther series, this comedy looks back at the life of deceased Inspector Clousseau via his friends, enemies and aqcuaintences. They all relate their memories to an inquiring reporter intent upon finding more about the detective's disappearence while he investigated the second theft of the famous jewel, the Pink Panther. This Blake Edward comedy was put together after the death of it's star, comic Peter Sellers, from outtakes and old clips from previous films which was then combined with new footage.

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 25%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A weak link in the brilliant series."
‑ Charles Cassady, Common Sense Media
"A horrible idea, badly executed."
‑ Rob Thomas, Capital Times (Madison, WI)
"Trail of the Pink Panther will appeal to slapstick fans of this comedy series."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
"Cinematic graverobbing at its most unsavory."
‑ Scott Weinberg,
"Think of it as the cinematic version of a sitcom clip show."
‑ Christopher Null,
"Ugh. Takes cinematic desperation to a whole new level."
‑ Widgett Walls,
"The series was on its last legs with this offering."
‑ Bob Bloom, Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)
"wait, what?"
‑ Stefan Birgir Stefansson,
"The glaring opportunism of the enterprise discourages an apologia of any kind"
‑ Bill Chambers, Film Freak Central
"Actually funny when Peter Sellers is on screen, even if they are outtakes."
‑ Jeffrey Westhoff, Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
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