"Clue" (also known as "Clue: The Movie", "Cluedo", "Signori, il delitto è servito") is a Comedy/Crime/Mystery film directed by Jonathan Lynn, and written by John Landis (story), Jonathan Lynn (screenplay), and Anthony E. Pratt (board game "Cluedo"), released on December 13 of 1985 in the USA . Eileen Brennan is starring, alongside Tim Curry, Madeline Kahn, Christopher Lloyd, Michael McKean and Martin Mull.

The characters from everyone's favorite board game come to life in the greatest comic whodunit of all time.
Directed by:
Jonathan Lynn
John Landis
Jonathan Lynn
Board game "Cluedo":
Anthony E. Pratt
Debra Hill
Executive producer:
John Landis, Jon Peters, George Folsey Jr. and Peter Guber
Associate producer:
Jeffrey Chernov


In 1954, against a backdrop of McCarthyism, six strangers are invited to a party in a secluded New England mansion. They are met by the house butler, Wadsworth (Tim Curry), who reminds them each that they have been given pseudonyms to protect their true identity. During dinner the seventh attendee, Mr. Boddy (Lee Ving), arrives. After dinner, Wadsworth reveals the true nature of the party: all of the guests are being blackmailed to hide their secrets:

  • Professor Plum (Christopher Lloyd), a [...]



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Who is the director of "Clue"?

Jonathan Lynn has directed movies such as "The Distinguished Gentleman", released in 1992, "My Cousin Vinny" (1992), "Greedy" (1994), "Wild Target" (2009).

Jonathan Lynn has also directed Colleen Camp in "Greedy", released in 1994 as Patti.


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What was the release date of "Clue"?

"Clue" was initially released on Friday, December 13, 1985, in the United States.

Release date in the United States:
  • Friday, December 13, 1985

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