Murder By Death

  • 1976
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Comedy, Mystery

This spoof of the great fictional-film detectives offers consistently funny scenes sparked by Falk, Niven, Sellers, and Guinness. Wealthy Lionel Twain (Capote, in his film debut), invites the world's greatest detectives to his eerie castle-like home. These counterparts to Miss Marple, Nick and Nora Charles, Sam Spade, Hercule Poirot, and Charlie Chan, tumble...read more

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(Movie Clip) Good God, What An Entrance!
A new phase in the ensemble dinner scene, Truman Capote as host Lionel Twain is a special effect unto himself, tangling with faux-famous detectives El (more…)
Murder By Death
00:46 — Five diverse, infamous private eyes, including Sam Diamond (Peter Falk), Sidney Wang (Peter Sellers) and Jessica Marbles (Elsa Lanchester), are invite (more…)
Murder By Death - Official Trailer
03:10 — Five diverse, infamous private eyes, including Sam Diamond (Peter Falk), Sidney Wang (Peter Sellers) and Jessica Marbles (Elsa Lanchester), are invite (more…)
(Movie Clip) Not Finish Mushroom Story!
Scenes introducing Dick Charleson (David Niven) and wife Nora (Maggie Smith,) then Sidney Wang (Peter Sellers) and son (Richard Narita), summoned to a (more…)
Murder By Death trailer
An all-star cast parodies famous detectives in the Neil Simon whodunit spoof Murder By Death (1976).
(Movie Clip) Sniff Out The Chinaman
David Niven as Dick Charleson, Maggie Smith his wife Nora, with Peter Falk, Elsa Lanchester, James Coco, and Peter Sellers as various sleuths, and but (more…)

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  • Released: 1976
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: This spoof of the great fictional-film detectives offers consistently funny scenes sparked by Falk, Niven, Sellers, and Guinness. Wealthy Lionel Twain (Capote, in his film debut), invites the world's greatest detectives to his eerie castle-like home. These… (more)

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