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Release Date: 1975

DVD Release Date: July 12th, 2005

R|1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary
Hard-nosed private investigator Harry Moseby (Gene Hackman), to distract himself from a rapidly deteriorating marriage, takes a case from an aging B-movie queen (Janet Ward) to locate her runaway daughter, Delly (Melanie Griffith). His search takes him to the Florida Keys, where the girl has been hiding out with her stepfather, Tom (John Crawford), and Tom's lover, Paula (Jennifer Warren). Harry initiates an affair with Paula and soon learns the case is more complex than he first assessed it.

Cast: Gene Hackman, Jennifer Warren, Melanie Griffith, Susan Clark, Edward Binns, Harris Yulin, Kenneth Mars, John Crawford

Director: Arthur Penn

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Investigation, Brooding, Pursuit, Los Angeles, Mystery, 1970s


Nominated Actor
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1975)