The Pink Panther Strikes Again

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"Why are the world's chief assassins after Inspector Clouseau? Why not? Everybody else is."
  • PG
  • 1976
  • 1 hr 43 min
  • 7.2  (31,683)
  • 60

The Pink Panther Strikes Again is a comedy caper movie from 1976 directed by Blake Edwards. The movie stars Peter Sellers as Inspector Clouseau, who is tasked with stopping his arch-nemesis, former Chief Inspector Dreyfus, played by Herbert Lom, from taking his revenge on the world for driving him insane. The movie begins with Dreyfus being released from a mental institution after being declared sane by the doctors. However, his obsessive hatred of Clouseau quickly manifests itself, and he decides to build a doomsday device that will destroy the world if his demand for Clouseau's death is not met.

Clouseau is summoned to his boss's office and tasked with stopping Dreyfus. However, he is quickly fired when he accidentally destroys his boss's office in his trademark bumbling style. Undeterred, Clouseau sets off to find Dreyfus himself, aided by his loyal assistant Cato, played by Burt Kwouk.

The rest of the movie follows Clouseau as he travels the world in pursuit of Dreyfus, leaving a trail of destruction behind him wherever he goes. Along the way, he meets several beautiful women who assist him in his quest, including Olga Bariosova, played by Lesley-Anne Down, and Margo Fassbender, played by Dyan Cannon.

As Clouseau gets closer to Dreyfus, he must use all his wits and courage to outsmart his former boss and prevent him from carrying out his sinister plan.

The Pink Panther Strikes Again is a classic comedy gem that will have you laughing out loud from start to finish. It showcases the comedic genius of Peter Sellers, who delivers an unforgettable performance as the bumbling but lovable Inspector Clouseau.

The movie is a perfect mix of slapstick humor, witty one-liners, and clever visual gags, and the chemistry between the cast is electric. Herbert Lom is a fantastic villain, and his portray of a man driven insane by his hatred of Clouseau is both hilarious and unsettling.

The movie also boasts a memorable soundtrack by the legendary composer, Henry Mancini, with the iconic Pink Panther theme making an appearance in various forms throughout the film.

The Pink Panther Strikes Again is a true classic of the comedy genre, and even after all these years, it remains a funny and entertaining movie that will put a smile on your face. Whether you're a fan of the franchise or just looking for a good laugh, this movie is not to be missed.

The Pink Panther Strikes Again is a 1976 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 43 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.2 and a MetaScore of 60.

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