Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982)

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Spoof of film noir detective stories. Detective Rigby Reardon is able to call on the help of several famous detectives to solve the death of Juliet Forrest's father, through the device of intercutting clips from seventeen 1940's/50's pictures.

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