Murder by Death Poster

Release Date: June 6th, 2004

DVD Release Date: December 18th, 2001

PG|1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary
Five diverse, infamous private eyes, including Sam Diamond (Peter Falk), Sidney Wang (Peter Sellers) and Jessica Marbles (Elsa Lanchester), are invited to the mysterious Lionel Twain's castle for a dinner party. There, they are told that Twain plans an unsolvable murder in the house at midnight -- and he will pay $1 million to the one who determines the killer. But when Twain's blind butler, Bensonmum (Alec Guinness), dies long before the deadline, the stakes go up for the trapped sleuths.

Cast: Peter Falk, Peter Sellers, Truman Capote, Eileen Brennan, James Coco, Alec Guinness, Elsa Lanchester, David Niven

Director: Robert Moore

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Rastar Pictures, Columbia Pictures Corporation

Keywords: Mystery, Rivalry, Escape, Madcap, 1970s, Deception