About

When investigative reporter Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher goes undercover to write a piece on the drug trade at a local beach, he's approached by wealthy businessman Alan Stanwyk, who offers him $50,000 to murder him. With sarcastic wit and a knack for disguises, Fletch sets out to uncover Stanwyk's story.

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Directed by

Michael Ritchie

Written by

Andrew Bergman (Screenplay)
Gregory McDonald (Novel)

Runtime

98 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Meet the only guy who changes his identity more often than his underwear.

Cast

Keywords

journalist police corruption heroin addict rio de janeiro dirty cop country club divorce lawyer cabana santa monica california social engineering

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Lists

#393 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss