The Black Marble

(1980)

Genres: Comedy, Crime, Romance

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When alcoholic homicide investigator Valnikov is transferred to a burglary case that seems to involve a creepy dogcatcher, he's also given a new partner -- the pragmatic Sgt. Natalie Zimmerman, who's experiencing a midlife crisis and does not welcome Valnikov's company. But as these emotionally bruised cops are drawn deeper into the bizarre world of dog shows, animal fanatics and pet cemeteries, they're also drawn to each other. …

Cast: Robert Foxworth, Paula Prentiss, Harry Dean Stanton, Barbara Babcock, John Hancock, Raleigh Bond, Judy Landers, Pat Corley, Marilyn Chris, Jorge Cervera Jr., Michael Dudikoff, Anne Ramsey, Christopher Lloyd, James Woods

Director: Harold Becker

Release Year: 1980

Length: 110 minutes

Rating: PG

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