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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Peter Sellers
Herbert Lom
Directors
Blake Edwards
Screenwriters
Running Time
102 minutes

EMPIRE ESSAY: A Shot in the Dark
Clouseau's first outing.


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Plot
As murder follows murder, beautiful Maria is the obvious suspect; bumbling Inspector Clouseau drives his boss mad by seeing her as plainly innocent.


Verdict
The original Pink Panther movie, and perhaps even the best. Sellars is, obviously, stellar.


Reviewed by Bob McCabe

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