The Naked Gun
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The Naked Gun
United States 1988

Directed by
David Zucker

Cast
Nancy Marchand
'Weird Al' Yankovic
Nicholas Worth
Joyce Brothers
John Houseman
Brinke Stevens
Year:1988
Running time:85 minutes
Country:United States
Language:English

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Lieutenant Frank Drebin is a clumsy police detective of Police Squad, a division of the Los Angeles Police Department. Frank returns home to L.A from a vacation in Beirut, when his partner and best friend, Detective Nordberg is gunned down in a undercover operation. Frank's investigation into Nordberg's attempted murder leads Frank to become suspicious of well-respected businessman Vincent Ludwig and discovers Vincent Ludwig plans to brainwash a baseball player with mind control device, and assassinate Queen Elizabeth who is visiting L.A. on her American tour.

Books with substantial mentioning of The Naked Gun
Jürgen Müller
Die besten Filme der 80er
Köln - London - Los Angeles - Madrid - Paris - Tokyo, 2005

James Robert Parish
The Great Cop Pictures
Metuchen, N.J., & London, 1990
Articles on The Naked Gun
Classic Scene, The Naked Gun, in: Empire, nr. 200 (February), 2006 pp. 186
Articles with substantial mentioning of The Naked Gun
Simon Crook, The top 10 Bathroom Scenes, in: Empire, nr. 246 (December), 2009 pp. 192-193