GP | | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Nightclub comedian Eddie Ginley fulfills his Dashiell Hammett love by putting an ad in the paper as a private eye.
Part of a 1970s revival cycle of film noir and hard-boiled detective movies which included Gumshoe (1971), Chinatown (1974), and The Black Bird (1975). Five Chandler filmed adaptations were made around this period including this cinema movie.
Kinda broad at the shoulder and narrow at the hip, and everybody knows you don't give no lip to Big Ed!
The attempts at Liverpool accents from Albert Finney and particularly from Frank Finlay are risible.
The opening Columbia logo does not have the Columbia name on it, just the lady with the torch.
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