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R| 1 hr. 44 min.

Plot Summary
To the Los Angeles elite, Ford Fairlane (Andrew "Dice" Clay) is known as "Mr. Rock 'n' Roll Detective." This loudmouthed ladies' man serves an exclusive rock star clientele, who depend on his keen eye and smug discretion. So when a heavy-metal musician dies mid-concert, Fairlane is on the case before the lights come up. But things turn shocking when radio personality Johnny Crunch (Gilbert Gottfried) hires Fairlane to find a missing groupie mere hours before he is electrocuted live on air.

Cast: Andrew "Dice" Clay , Wayne Newton , Priscilla Presley , Morris Day , Lauren Holly , Maddie Corman , Gilbert Gottfried , David Patrick Kelly

Director: Renny Harlin

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (1990)

Release Date: July 11th, 1990|1 hr. 44 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 25
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    The Adventures of Ford Fairlane, is a stiff, guaranteed to disappoint just about everybody, except those rooting against him. [11 Jul 1990, p.E1] show more

  • 63
    Mike Clark USA Today

    But this isn't Diceman's feat of clay. Instead, Ford Fairlane runs fairly well on high-octane silliness. [11 Jul 1990, p.4D] show more

  • 75
    TV Guide

    The Adventures of the Ford Fairlane is an exceptionally well-made film that is everything you could ever want in an Andrew Dice Clay movie; it's vulgar, tasteless, nasty, cynical, and, at times, very funny. show more

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