The Pink Panther

Movies, Comedy

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In this first film of the beloved comic series, dashing European thief Sir Charles Lytton (David Niven) plans to steal a diamond, but he's not the only one with his eyes on the famous jewel known as the "Pink Panther." His nephew George (Robert Wagner) also aims to make off with the gem, and to frame Charles for the crime. Blundering French police inspector Jacques Clouseau (Peter Sellers) intercedes, but finds his career -- and his freedom -- jeopardized.

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Cast and crew

Director: Blake Edwards
Screenwriter: Maurice Richlin, Blake Edwards
Cast: Peter Sellers
Claudia Cardinale
Robert Wagner
Brenda de Banzie
David Niven
John Le Mesurier