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Gunn (1967)

Not Rated | | Mystery | June 1967 (USA)
Peter Gunn investigates the murder of Scarlotti, a mobster who once saved the detective's life. The primary suspect appears to be Fusco, who has taken over. In the middle of the case, an ... See full summary »

Director:

Blake Edwards

Writers:

Blake Edwards (screenplay), William Peter Blatty (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Craig Stevens ... Peter Gunn
Laura Devon ... Edie
Edward Asner ... Police Lt. Jacoby
Albert Paulsen ... Nick Fusco
Sherry Jackson ... Samantha
Helen Traubel Helen Traubel ... Mother
Jerry Douglas ... Dave Corwin
J. Pat O'Malley ... Tinker
Regis Toomey ... The Bishop
George Murdock ... Archie
Frank Kreig Frank Kreig ... Barney
Lincoln Demyan ... Julio Scarlotti
Chanin Hale ... Scarlotti's Mistress
Charles Dierkop ... Lazlo Joyce
Mikel Angel Mikel Angel ... Rasputin
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Storyline

Peter Gunn investigates the murder of Scarlotti, a mobster who once saved the detective's life. The primary suspect appears to be Fusco, who has taken over. In the middle of the case, an unclothed woman calling her self Samantha shows up at Gunn's apartment. The investigation gets grizzlier as it goes on, including the bombing of Mother's, one of Gunn's hangouts. Finally, Fusco gives Gunn a deadline to prove the mobster didn't kill Scarlotti - or else Gunn will be killed. Written by Bill Koenig

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Gunn explodes in his first big screen color caper! See more »

Genres:

Mystery

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

June 1967 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

24 uur uit 't leven van een Moordenaar See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Geoffrey Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Only Craig Stevens reprises his role from the television series. All other characters were recast. See more »

Goofs

Gunn eats melon continually during lengthy scene in diner but at end of meal, only a few bites are missing from slice. See more »

Quotes

Peter Gunn: Immortality is a happy childhood.
Police Lt. Jacoby: What's your point?
Peter Gunn: We grow up and we die. Worrying about it just gets us there a little sooner.
Police Lt. Jacoby: Trite, but not very original.
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Alternate Versions

The European cut includes nude scenes featuring Sherry Jackson. See more »

Connections

Followed by Peter Gunn (1989) See more »

Soundtracks

Dreamsville, Bye, Bye (Peter Gunn Theme)
Lyrics by Jay Livingston & Ray Evans
Music by Henry Mancini
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This one is delicious!
12 November 2019 | by RodrigAndrisanSee all my reviews

I wanted to see this movie because I discovered the beautiful Sherry Jackson in the catastrophe called "The Monitors" (1969), made 2 years after this one. Her beauty makes you instantly and forever to fall in love with her... Well, if "The Monitors" is the worst movie ever made, this "Gunn" is a true masterpiece. Everything is excellent, the script, the actors, the intelligent direction, the humor of every line, all the ingredients to the superlative. Sherry Jackson is more beautiful than ever. And, there is another beauty present, her name is Laura Devon, who after playing in 26 films, has completely retired from cinema, marrying the great film music composer Maurice Jarre, Jean-Michel Jarre's father. Blake Edwards was a great master!


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