Harper

Based on Ross MacDonald's novel The Moving Target, HARPER showcases Paul Newman in the role of Lew Harper, a down-on-his-luck but ultra hip Los Angeles private eye hired by the cynical Mrs. Sampson (Bacall) to track down her missing and very wealthy husband. The trail leading to Mr. Sampson is laden with strange characters and brings more than a few bumps...read more

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Harper - Official Trailer
03:46 — Private investigator Lew Harper is hired by a wealthy California matron to locate her kidnapped husband.
(Movie Clip) A Poor Thing But Mine Own
Detective Harper (Paul Newman, role based on Ross MacDonald's Lew Archer), visits new client Elaine Sampson (Lauren Bacall) in Harper, 1966, this scen (more…)
(Movie Clip) Disciples For Supper
William Goldman's script from Ross MacDonald's novel The Moving Target, private eye Harper (Paul Newman) and client's daughter Miranda (Pamela Tiffin) (more…)
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A broken-down private eye (Paul Newman) sets out to find a rich woman's missing husband in Harper (1966).

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A suave private detective agrees to find a woman's wealthy, kidnapped husband, even as his own marriage crumbles due to his obsession with his work.

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  • Review: Based on Ross MacDonald's novel The Moving Target, HARPER showcases Paul Newman in the role of Lew Harper, a down-on-his-luck but ultra hip Los Angeles private eye hired by the cynical Mrs. Sampson (Bacall) to track down her missing and very wealthy husban… (more)

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