Emil and the Detectives

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Emil and the Detectives ★★½ Emil Und Die Detektive 1964

A German ten-year-old is robbed of his grandmother's money by gangsters, and subsequently enlists the help of preadolescent detectives to retrieve it. Good Disney dramatization of the Erich Kastner children's novel. Remake of the 1931 German film starring Rolf Wenkhaus. 99m/C VHS . Bryan Russell, Walter Slezak, Roger Mobley; D: Peter Tewkesbury; W: A.J. Carothers.