Who's Harry Crumb?
Who's Harry Crumb? (1989)

John Candy's popularity from his appearances on the Canadian television series Second City TV did not translate into film success until he made the John Hughes comedy Uncle Buck. Who's Harry Crumb? was released just before the more… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: February 3, 1989
DVD Release Date: March 7, 2000
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Dennis Schwartz
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It's so lacking in wit, it makes even Abbott and Costello seem so much smarter.

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Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

O slogan do filme é 'Nervos de aço. Corpo de ferro. Cérebro de pedra.'. A quem os produtores estavam se referindo? A Crumb ou a nós, pobres espectadores?

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Frank Ochieng

An outlandishly fluffy whodunnit farce that generates its inspired nuttiness from the likable John Candy.

Scott Weinberg

Love the late, great John Candy? Me too. Let's honor the funnyman by never seeing this movie again.

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Flixster Audience Score: 45% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
Bit of 80's stupidity. Sometimes that's just the thing...
Aj V
One of Candy's funniest performances for me. Plus, the rest of the cast is perfect. The story is a bit predictable, but it's highly enjoyable, and I… More
Phil Hubbs
The ever lovable John Candy manages to make you smile throughout this film despite it being somewhat childish with some pretty lame predictable visual gags. A… More
Jason Owens
In "Who's Harry Crumb?" John Candy stars as a clueless detective who's searching for a woman who has reportedly been kidnapped. However,… More
Lucas Martins
Who's Harry Crumb? Well, it's a fun guy, but you really don't want see him. You know what i meen?
Dean McKenna
Unfunny comedy with John Candy as a bungling private detective is jack of all disguise, master of none.