The Pink Panther Strikes Again

"Very Good"

The Pink Panther Strikes Again Review


More absurdity in this fourth Sellers-as-Clouseau flick, arguably the most ridiculous in the series as his former boss (Herbert Lom) has been finally driven insane, so much so that he orders a hitman to off the bumbling inspector. And not just one hitman, 20 of them -- including Omar Sharif in a cameo -- anything to be rid of the menace of Clouseau. There's also a doomsday machine/end of the world ransom plot (later re-spoofed in the Austin Powers series), but this is of course all just the backdrop for Sellers to do his thing.


The Pink Panther Strikes Again

Facts and Figures

Run time: 103 mins

In Theaters: Wednesday 15th December 1976

Box Office Worldwide: $33.8M

Distributed by: United Artists

Production compaines: United Artists, Amjo Productions

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Fresh: 15 Rotten: 3

IMDB: 7.2 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer:

Starring: as Inspector Clouseau, as Dreyfus, as Olga, as Cato, as Drummond, as Quinlan, André Maranne as Francois, as Secretary of State, Howard K. Smith as Himself (scenes deleted)

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