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The Singing Detective (2003)

R 10/24/2003 (US) ComedyMusicMysteryCrime 1h 49m

When it comes to murder, seduction and betrayal he wrote the book. Now he's living it!


From his hospital bed, a writer suffering from a skin disease hallucinates musical numbers and paranoid plots.

  1. Keith Gordon


  2. Dennis Potter


Top Billed Cast

  1. Robert Downey Jr.

    Robert Downey Jr.

    Dan Dark

  2. Robin Wright

    Robin Wright

    Nicola, Nina, Blonde

  3. Mel Gibson

    Mel Gibson

    Dr. Gibbon

  4. Jeremy Northam

    Jeremy Northam

    Mark Binney

  5. Katie Holmes

    Katie Holmes

    Nurse Mills

  6. Adrien Brody

    Adrien Brody

    First Hood

  7. Jon Polito

    Jon Polito

    Second Hood

  8. Carla Gugino

    Carla Gugino

    Betty Dark / Hooker

  9. Alfre Woodard

    Alfre Woodard

    Chief of Staff

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The Singing Detective
The Singing Detective

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $8,000,000.00

Revenue $337,174.00


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