Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (Special Edition) (Blu-ray)

Directed by Carl Reiner

Release Year: 1982
Running Time: 88
UPC: 7 38329 25499 5
Color Type: B&W
Country: U.S.
Language: English
Optional English Subtitles: Yes
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Cast
Steve Martin
Rachel Ward
Carl Reiner
Reni Santoni
George Gaynes
Francis X. McCarthy
Adrian Ricard
Charlie Picerni

Crew
Directed by Carl Reiner

Steve Martin and Carl Reiner, the ingenious brains behind The Jerk and The Man with Two Brains, team up for Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid, the ultimate in comedy-noir. As the private eye of private eyes, Martin is Rigby Reardon. He’s tough, rough and ready to take on anything when Juliet Forrest (Rachel Ward, Sharky’s Machine, The Thorn Birds) appears on the scene with a case: her father, a noted scientist, philanthropist and cheesemaker, has died mysteriously. Reardon immediately smells a rat and follows a complex maze of clues that lead him to the “Carlotta Lists.” By weaving the plot and production design around memorable movie clips, Martin and Reiner summon some familiar friends to assist Reardon: Ingrid Bergman, Humphrey Bogart, James Cagney, Joan Crawford, Bette Davis, Kirk Douglas, Ava Gardner, Cary Grant, Alan Ladd, Veronica Lake, Burt Lancaster, Charles Laughton, Fred MacMurray, Ray Milland, Vincent Price, Barbara Stanwyck and Lana Turner—just to name a few!


Blu-ray Extras Include:

NEW Audio Commentary by Filmmaker Allan Arkush and Film Historian/Filmmaker Daniel Kremer

4 Radio Spots

3 TV Spots

Buttometer Teaser Trailer

Theatrical Trailer


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