Knock on Wood



When the boss' unlucky daughter is missing in South America, Campana is sent to watch the boss' most unlucky employee who is sent as a private detective in hopes he can duplicate the daughter's mistakes.

  1. Francis Veber

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Pierre Richard

    Pierre Richard

    François Perrin

  2. Gérard Depardieu

    Gérard Depardieu


  3. Pedro Armendáriz Jr.

    Pedro Armendáriz Jr.

    The Captain

  4. Maritza Olivares

    Maritza Olivares

    La prostituée

  5. Corynne Charbit

    Corynne Charbit

    Marie Bens

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Knock on Wood
Knock on Wood



Original Title La Chèvre

Status Released

Release Information

  • December 9, 1981


Original Language French

Runtime 1h 21m

Budget -

Revenue -



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