CTHV PRESS RELEASE: The Cheap Detective

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  1. Ronald Epstein

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    NEIL SIMON'S
    THE CHEAP DETECTIVE
    TO DEBUT ON DVD NOVEMBER 13, 2001
    * The Incredible All-Star Cast Includes Academy Award-Nominee Peter
    Falk (A
    Pocketful of Miracles), Academy Award-Nominee Ann-Margret (Tommy),
    Academy Award-Nominee Eileen Brennan (Private Benjamin), Emmy Award-
    Winner Sid Caesar (TV's Your Show of Shows), Academy Award-Nominee
    Stockard Channing (Six Degrees of Separation), Academy Award-Nominee
    James Coco (Only When I Laugh), Dom DeLuise (The Cannonball Run),
    Academy Award-Winner Louise Fletcher (One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest),
    Academy Award-Winner John Houseman (The Paper Chase), Academy Award-
    Nominee Madeline Kahn (Paper Moon), Fernando Lamas (The Merry Widow),
    Academy Award-Nominee Marsha Mason (The Goodbye Girl), Emmy Award-
    Winner Phil Silvers (TV's The Phil Silvers Show), Emmy Award-Nominee Abe
    Vigoda (Barney Miller) and Academy Award-Winner for Best Song Paul
    Williams
    ("Evergreen")
    * Written by the Legendary Neil Simon (The Odd Couple, The Goodbye
    Girl)
    * 1978 Theatrical Release
    DVD ADDED VALUE ELEMENTS
    * Digitally Mastered Audio and Anamorphic Video
    * Scene Selections
    * Interactive Menus
    Synopsis
    Lou Peckinpaugh (Falk), the Cheap Detective has entered a world that is
    half
    Casablanca and half Maltese Falcon. A parody of Bogart's films in which
    Lou
    goes through a series of scenes from the two movies trying to keep ahead
    of the
    police who think he killed his partner as he tries to find the black
    bird.
    Rated PG
    92 Minutes
    Color
    Closed-Captioned
    Sound: Mono
    Format: Full Screen and Widescreen
    Languages: English and Spanish
    Subtitles: English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean and
    Thai
    DVD #90399
    UPC Code: 0-43396-90399-9
    SLP: $19.95
    TRADE INFORMATION
    Order Date: October 16, 2001
    Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment is a Sony Pictures Entertainment
    company. Sony Pictures' global operations encompass motion picture
    production
    and distribution, television
    programming and syndication, home video acquisition and distribution,
    operation
    of studio facilities, development of new entertainment technologies and
    distribution of filmed entertainment in 67 countries worldwide. Sony
    Pictures
    Entertainment can be found on the World Wide Web at www.sony.com
     
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    I haven't seen this movie yet, but am now curious since it's being released, and mentioned by Ron! [​IMG]
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    Why couldn't they write the press release like this, or the grammatically correct equivalent to this?
    * The Incredible All-Star Cast Includes Academy Award-Winners Louise Fletcher (One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest), John Houseman (The Paper Chase) and Paul Williams (Best Song, "Evergreen"); Academy Award-Nominees Peter Falk (A
    Pocketful of Miracles), Ann-Margret (Tommy), Eileen Brennan (Private Benjamin), Stockard Channing (Six Degrees of Separation), James Coco (Only When I Laugh), Madeline Kahn (Paper Moon)and Marsha Mason (The Goodbye Girl); Emmy Award-Winner Sid Caesar (TV's Your Show of Shows) and Phil Silvers (TV's The Phil Silvers Show); Emmy Award-Nominee Abe Vigoda (Barney Miller); as well as Dom DeLuise (The Cannonball Run) and Fernando Lamas (The Merry Widow).
     
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