Peeper

Peeper

Director: Peter Hyams, Michael Caine, Natalie Wood, Kitty Winn

Cast: Peter Hyams, Michael Caine, Natalie Wood, Kitty Winn

     
 
In this comedy drama that spoofs detective pictures from the 1940s, Tucker (Michael Caine) is a private eye hired by Anglich (Michael Constantine), a wealthy man who is trying to find the whereabouts of his long lost daughter. Tucker's sleuthing leads him to Ellen (Natalie Wood) and Mianne (Kitty Winn), two members of the decidedly unusual Prendergast Family. So far

Overview

In this comedy drama that spoofs detective pictures from the 1940s, Tucker (Michael Caine) is a private eye hired by Anglich (Michael Constantine), a wealthy man who is trying to find the whereabouts of his long lost daughter. Tucker's sleuthing leads him to Ellen (Natalie Wood) and Mianne (Kitty Winn), two members of the decidedly unusual Prendergast Family. So far as Tucker can tell, either Ellen or Mianne is Anglich's missing child, but he's not quite sure which. The supporting cast includes Timothy Carey, Thayer David, Liam Dunn, and Liz Renay; Humphrey Bogart impersonator Jerry Lacy appears in the opening credits.

Product Details

Release Date:
10/17/2006
UPC:
0024543377450
Original Release:
1975
Rating:
PG
Source:
20th Century Fox
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Time:
1:27:00

Special Features

Conversation with Peter Hyams featurette; Peeping in on film noir featurette; Original theatrical trailer

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Michael Caine Tucker
Natalie Wood Ellen Prendergast
Kitty Winn Mianne Prendergast
Thayer David Frank Prendergast
Liam Dunn Billy Pate
Dorothy Adams Mrs. Prendergast
Don Calfa Rosie
Michael Constantine Anglich
Snag Werris Burlesque Comic
Liz Renay Burlesque Dancer
Guy Marks Man In Alley
Margo Winkler Lady with luggage
Gary Combs Actor
Buffy Dee Actor
Robert Ito Actor
Timothy Carey Sid
Paul Jabara Janitor

Technical Credits
Peter Hyams Director
Don Bassman Sound/Sound Designer
Albert Brenner Production Designer
Gene S. Cantamessa Sound Mixer
Robert Chartoff Producer
Richard Clements Score Composer
Marvin March Set Decoration/Design
Marvin Miller Asst. Director
James Mitchell Editor
Earl Rath Cinematographer
W.D. Richter Screenwriter
Ted Adams Swanson Production Manager
Irwin Winkler Producer

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Peeper
1. Main Titles/Bogie [2:12]
2. How It All Began [3:35]
3. Finding Anya [5:40]
4. Unsettling Interview [3:36]
5. Two Brunettes [1:32]
6. Who Sent You Here? [3:22]
7. Call From Anglich [1:53]
8. A Deadly Lead [3:44]
9. Saving Ellen [5:08]
10. Office Intruder [:25]
11. At the Penguin Lounge [3:09]
12. Special Delivery [3:09]
13. Sucker [2:54]
14. Under Every Rock [5:28]
15. Hot Pursuit [3:33]
16. Which Suitcase? [4:05]
17. All Aboard [2:17]
18. Time to Talk [4:29]
19. Transfer of Funds [4:36]
20. Do You?/End Titles [5:28]

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