The Landlord

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"Watch the landlord get his."
  • R
  • 1970
  • 1 hr 53 min
  • 7.0  (2,433)
  • 75

The Landlord is a 1970 comedy film featuring Richard Pryor as James Wilson. The film takes place in New York City during a time of rioting and violence. The titular landlord character is attempting to preserve the businesses in his building from violence, through a variety of comic means. In the first scene, rioters are attempting to steal the typewriters from a typewriter shop. Pryor's character gets the bright idea to paint an already destroyed shop scene on a large roll of butcher paper. The film features comedic violence and coarse language. It is rated PG-13.

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The Landlord is a 1970 comedy film featuring Richard Pryor as James Wilson. The film takes place in New York City during a time of rioting and violence. The titular landlord character is attempting to preserve the businesses in his building from violence, through a variety of comic means. In the first scene, rioters are attempting to steal the typewriters from a typewriter shop. Pryor's character gets the bright idea to paint an already destroyed shop scene on a large roll of butcher paper. The film features comedic violence and coarse language. It is rated PG-13.
  • Release Date
    1970
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 53 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.0  (2,433)
  • Metascore
    75