Overview

Lionel Twain invites the world's five greatest detectives to a 'dinner and murder'. Included are a blind butler, a deaf-mute maid, screams, spinning rooms, secret passages, false identities and more plot turns and twists than are decently allowed.

  1. Neil Simon

    Writer

  2. Robert Moore

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Eileen Brennan

    Eileen Brennan

    Tess Skeffington

  2. Truman Capote

    Truman Capote

    Lionel Twain

  3. James Coco

    James Coco

    Milo Perrier

  4. Peter Falk

    Peter Falk

    Sam Diamond

  5. Alec Guinness

    Alec Guinness

    Bensonmum

Full Cast & Crew

Murder by Death
Murder by Death

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Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • June 23, 1976
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 34m

Budget -

Revenue -

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