Fletch

(1985)

Overview

A veritable chameleon, investigative reporter Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher might drive his editor up the wall, but he always produces great pieces for the newspaper. When his next story is about the drug trade taking place on the beach, Fletch goes undercover as a homeless man. Unaware of Fletch's true identity, businessman Alan Stanwyk offers Fletch $50,000 to kill him. Intrigued, Fletch decides to unearth the full story behind the offer.

  1. Michael Ritchie

    Director

  2. Gregory McDonald

    Novel

  3. Andrew Bergman

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Chevy Chase

    Chevy Chase

    Irwin 'Fletch' Fletcher

  2. Joe Don Baker

    Joe Don Baker

    Chief Jerry Karlin

  3. Dana Wheeler-Nicholson

    Dana Wheeler-Nicholson

    Gail Stanwyk

  4. Richard Libertini

    Richard Libertini

    Frank Walker

  5. Tim Matheson

    Tim Matheson

    Alan Stanwyk

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Status Released

Release Information

  • May 31, 1985
    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 38m

Budget $8,000,000.00

Revenue $59,612,888.00

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