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>Amjo Productions
  • Amjo Productions
  • Animated Characters: Pink Panther, Inspector Clouseau.
    Characters (Live Action): Chief Inspector Clouseau, Dreyfus, Olga, Cato Fong, Drummond, Quinlan, Francois, Secretary of State, The President, Fassbender, Margo Fassbender, McClaren, Danny Salvo, Admiral, C.I.A. Agent, Virginia Senator, Aide, C.I.A. Director, Jarvis, Mrs. Leverlilly, Mr. Bullock, Mrs. Japonica, Mr. Shork, Mr. Stutterstutt, Italian Assassin, Dr. Duval, Munich Hotel Clerk, Alpenros Hotel Clerk, Chinese Assassin, Piano Player, Drummer, Bass Player, Guitar Player, M.C., Chuck, Police Driver, Police Constable, Inmate, Daphne, Fiona, Detective, Young Man, Tournier, Marty the Mugger, Bruce the Knife, Hindo Harry, Cairo Fred, Bouncer, Norwegian Assassin, Taxi Passenger, Munich Hotel Doorman, Customer, Longshoreman, Bit Part, Egyptian Assassin, Pretty Lady, Police Escorts on Train, West German Assassins, Kidnappers.
  • Awards: Nominee, Academy Award, Best Music, Original Song, Henry Mancini (Music), Don Black (Lyrics), For the Song "Come to Me," 1977.
    Nominee, Golden Globe, Best Motion Picture - Musical/Comedy, 1977.
    Nominee, Golden Globe, Best Motion Picture Actor - Musical/Comedy, Peter Sellers, 1977.
    WGA Award (Screen), Best Comedy Adapted from Another Medium, Frank Waldman and Blake Edwards, 1977.
    Evening Standard British Film Award, Best Comedy, Blake Edwards, 1978
  • Originally Released in 1976.
  • Running Time: 103 minutes.
  • Color
  • United Kingdom  United Kingdom / U.S.A


Production Notes:

Live-action film with animated title sequence by Richard Williams Studio (the backgrounds were photos of a real London theater). The credits paid homage to classic Hollywood movies, such as "King Kong," "Dracula" and "Singing in the Rain," as well as Buster Keaton and Alfred Hitchcock films - with the Pink Panther showing up in every one. At one point, the Pink Panther impersonates Maria in "The Sound of Music" - a role portrayed in the earlier movie by Julie Andrews, wife of producer-director Blake Edwards!

Release date is that of screening in London; United States release date was December 17, 1976.

Budgeted at an estimated $6 million, this film grossed $34 million in the United States.

Soundtrack: "Until You Love Me," Composed by Henry Mancini, Lyrics by Don Black; "Come to Me," Composed by Henry Mancini, Lyrics by Don Black, Sung by Tom Jones; "Tip-Toe thru' the Tulips with Me," Music by Joseph Burke, Lyrics by Al Dubin; "Thank Heaven for Little Girls," Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner, Music by Frederick Loewe, Performed by Peter Sellers; "Over the Rainbow," Music by Harold Arlen, Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg, Performed by Herbert Lom.

Traditional, Hand-drawn Animation.

Alternate Titles: "Inspector Clouseau Strikes Back,," "Inspector Clouseau and the Doomsday Machine," "The Pink Panther Strikes Back."

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