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The Detective

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 54 min.

Plot Summary
When a gay man is viciously slain, Detective Joe Leland (Frank Sinatra) is put on the case. Joe eventually tracks down the victim's roommate, who confesses to the crime and is sentenced to death; however, the outcome of the case doesn't sit well with the detective. Norma (Jacqueline Bisset), a distraught widow, visits Joe. She believes her husband's death was no accident, but the cops don't seem to care. Joe begins to investigate, and stumbles on a cover-up related to his previous case.

Cast: Frank Sinatra , Lee Remick , Jacqueline Bisset , Ralph Meeker , Jack Klugman , Horace McMahon , Lloyd Bochner , William Windom

Director: Gordon Douglas

Genres: Crime drama

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

The Detective (1968)

Release Date: May 28th, 1968|1 hr. 54 min.

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