Fletch Lives Poster

Release Date: 1989

DVD Release Date: September 2nd, 2003

PG|1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary
Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher (Chevy Chase) is one of the best investigative reporters in the country, and he'll need all his skill when he becomes the main suspect in a murder case. After inheriting a Louisiana plantation from a distant relative, Fletch makes the journey from Los Angeles to check it out. When he winds up in bed with a lawyer -- who in turn winds up dead the next morning -- Fletch has to solve the crime before he ends up behind bars for someone else's misdeed.

Cast: Chevy Chase, Hal Holbrook, Julianne Phillips, Cleavon Little, R. Lee Ermey, Patricia Kalember, Richard Libertini, Randall "Tex" Cobb

Director: Michael Ritchie

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Small town, Mystery, Hilarious, Investigation, Prison, Murder, Quest, 1980s, Deception