Comedy / Shout Select / Film

Doctor Detroit

Released: April 24, 2018 • Available in US & Canada
Product SKU: 826663185263
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Synopsis

"Ladies and gentlemen, players and ladies, high-lifes and low-lifes, all you trash with cash, allow me to announce the Doctor is IN!"

Clifford Skridlow's newest profession is the oldest profession in Doctor Detroit, a chaotic comedy starring the one and only Dan Aykroyd.

When fast-talking pimp Smooth Walker (Howard Hesseman, WKRP In Cincinnati) finds himself in hot water with Chicago crime boss Mom (Kate Murtagh), he claims that there's a new player in the game: Doctor Detroit, a cat who's badder than bad ... and completely fictitious. In need of a patsy until the heat dies down, Smooth hits paydirt with mild-mannered professor Clifford Skridlow (Aykroyd) — and promptly skips town, leaving his bevy of sexy "employees" in Clifford's hapless hands. Charmed by the ladies and spurred by his dedication to chivalry, Clifford agrees to become their protector and ally, transforming himself from a power-walking professor to a heroic hustler ... and throwing down the gauntlet to save his college from financial ruin and the four damsels from the wrath of Mom!

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Bonus Features

  • NEW Audio Commentary With Director Michael Pressman And Pop Culture Historian Russell Dyball
  • NEW Interview With Director Michael Pressman
  • "Radio Free Detroit" - Inside The Doctor Detroit Audio Press Kit, Featuring Rare And Vintage Interviews
  • Photo Gallery
  • Theatrical Trailers
  • TV Spots
  • Radio Spots

Product Information

Discs
1
Run-time
90 min
Aspect Ratio ?
1.85:1
Color
Color
Language
English
Region
A
Rating
R
Production Date
1983
Closed-Captioned ?
No
Subtitles
English

Doctor Detroit

NAME ROLE
Dan Aykroyd Actor
Howard Hesseman Actor
George Furth Actor
James Brown Actor
T.K. Carter Actor
Donna Dixon Actor
Fran Drescher Actor
Lydia Lei Actor
Lynn Whitfield Actor
Bernie Brillstein Producer
Bruce Jay Friedman Writer
Carl Gottlieb Writer
Michael Pressman Director
Robert Boris Writer
Robert K. Weiss Producer
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