The Black Marble (1980)

Director
Harold Becker

Main cast
Robert Foxworth; Paula Prentiss; Harry Dean Stanton; Barbara Babcock; John Hancock

Genres
Comedy, Crime, Romance

Description
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.


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