A Slight Case of Murder
A Slight Case of Murder (1999)

Based on a novel by Donald E. Westlake, this seriocomic tale of murder and manipulation stars William H. Macy as nerdish but powerful movie critic Terry Thorpe. During an argument with his lover, Terry accidentally kills the woman, forcing… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 19, 1999
DVD Release Date: September 26, 2006
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Scott Weinberg

Macy, Arkin, Huffman, and Cromwell are clearly having a good time with this amiable little farce noir. Fortunately they're able to transfer much of that fun over to the viewer.

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...a comedy-thriller that is really pretty nifty, with a topflight cast by television standards.

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Cynthia S.
This is Macey at his best in a comedic role. The scripting and dialogue are likewise tops. The play within a play format adds to the fun as Macey addresses the… More