Cheaper to Keep Her (1980)

Genres - Comedy, Mystery  |   Sub-Genres - Detective Film  |   Release Date - Jan 1, 1981 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 92 min.  |   Countries - United States  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Synopsis by Eleanor Mannikka

Marred by prejudice and derogatory stereoptypes of gays and Hispanics, this subpar drama by Ken Annakin does not treat women or men well either. Bill (Mac Davis) is a detective who has just been hired by a tough lawyer, K.D. Locke (Tovah Feldshuh) to check up on some deadbeat ex-spouses who are ignoring their alimony payements. Soon Bill is caught in two complicated investigations, one focuses on a storekeeper, and the other on a sex doctor who just happens to be Locke's husband.



alimony, detective, divorce, investigation, investigator, private-detective