Fletch

Fletch
Fletch
  • PG
  • 1h 38m
  • 1985
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Chevy Chase is at his hilarious best as Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher, a newspaper reporter who changes his identity more often than his underwear. While working on a drug expose, he stumbles onto a scam that gets him up to his byline in murder, police corruption and forbidden romance. For this ace newsman, it'll be the story of the year, if he can only stay alive till the deadline. Just don't call him "Irwin"!

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Common Sense Says
Chevy Chase at his very funniest. Teens OK.

What Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that this Chevy Chase classic came out just one year after the PG-13 rating was instituted, so although it's rated PG, today it would probably merit a PG-13 for its language ("bitch," "s--t," and many words starting with "ass"), sexual innuendo, and mild violence. As an investigative reporter, Fletch is a "master of disguise" who impersonates various people to gain information. The situations he gets himself into are funny and, for the most part, harmless.

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Additional Info

  • Genre:Comedy
  • Release Date:May 31, 1985
  • Languages:English
  • Captions:English
  • Audio Format:
    5.1
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