Gumshoe 1971

Stephen Frears

Nightclub comedian Eddie Ginley fulfills his Dashiell Hammett love by putting an ad in the paper as a private eye.

Runtime: 1 hour and 26 minutes

 

Credits

Cast

  • Scott Christian Artist in Club
  • Vicki Day Artist in Club
  • The Jacksons Artist in Club
  • Jayson Kane Artist in Club
  • Ernie Mack and The Saturated Seven Artist in Club
  • Harry Hutchinson Kleptomaniac
  • Tom Kempinski Psychiatrist
  • Ken Jones Labour Exchange Clerk
  • Christopher Cunningham Clifford
  • Bert King Mal
  • Joe Kenyon Joey
  • Oscar James Azinge
  • Neville Smith Arthur
  • Maureen Lipman Naomi
  • Wendy Richard Anne Scott
  • Bill Dean Tommy
  • George Silver De Fries
  • George Innes Bookshop Proprietor
  • Fulton Mackay Straker
  • Carolyn Seymour Alison
  • Janice Rule Mrs. Blankerscoon
  • Frank Finlay William
  • Billie Whitelaw Ellen
  • Albert Finney Eddie Ginley

Writers

  • Neville Smith

Producers

  • David Barber
  • Michael Medwin
  • Albert Finney