The Late Show (1976)

Late Show
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating PG
Runtime 1hr 33mins.
Genres Mystery
Keywords detective
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Art Carney Actor Ira Wells 1 1000001
Lily Tomlin Actor Margo 1 1000002
Bill Macy Actor Charlie Hatter 1 1000003
Eugene Roche Actor Ron Birdwell 1 1000004
Joanna Cassidy Actor Laura Birdwell 1 1000005
John Considine Actor Lamar 1 1000006
Ruth Nelson Actor Mrs Schmidt 1 1000007
John Davey Actor Sergeant Dayton 1 1000008
Howard Duff Actor Harry Regan 1 1000009
Robert Benton Director n/a 2 2000001
Robert Altman Producer n/a 3 3000001
Robert Eggenweiller Associate Producer n/a 171 3000002
Scott Bushnell Associate Producer n/a 171 3000003
Robert Benton Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Tommy Thompson Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Tony Bishop Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Kim Friese Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
William Sawyer Post-Production Supervisor n/a 120796 5000004
Elise Rohden Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000005
Charles Rosher Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Lou Lombardo Editor n/a 172 7000001
Peter Appleton Editor n/a 172 7000002
Ken Wannberg Music n/a 120781 8000001
Al Woodbury Original Music n/a 120838 8000002
Ken Wannberg Song ("What Was") 120859 8000003
Stephen Lehner Song ("What Was") 120859 8000004
Bev Kelly Song Performer ("What Was") 120788 8000005
Robert Gould Set Decorator n/a 165 9000001
Monty Westmore Makeup n/a 353 13000001
Richard Portman Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000001
Sam Gemette Sound Editor n/a 229 14000002
David Horton Sound Effects n/a 120868 14000003
James Webb Sound Mixer n/a 230 14000004
Chris McLaughlin Sound Mixer n/a 230 14000005
Paul Baxley Stunt Coordinator n/a 120804 19000001
J Highfill Visual Effects visual coordinator 419 23000001
Dan Perri Titles n/a 120825 23000002
Synopsis
Aging detective Ira Wells is making barely enough to cover his expenses, but keeps working to stay busy. After his long-time partner Harry is killed while working on a case, Ira takes it on. Wanting to solve Harry's murder and cover his other cases, Ira accepts help from his ditsy client Margo, and they forge an unlikely alliance.