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Clue Trivia

AKA:
Clue Picture
1985
Trivia, fun facts and more for the 1985 Comedy movie starring Eileen Brennan, Tim Curry, Madeline Kahn et al.
Contributed by: Darren Kidby
Jeffrey Kramer, the actor who played the motorist who broke down and needed the phone, was also in Jaws 1 and 2 as the deputy policeman.
Upon buying tickets for the movie, filmgoers were presented with detective notesheets - similar those used in the actual boardgame - that were checklists naming all the suspects, weapons and rooms where the crime could have happened.
Contributed by: Dreamer012778
Colleen Camp (Yvette the maid) also starred in "Illegally Yours" along side Rob Lowe, she was his dream girl, her characters name was Molly Gilbert. She also has a role in "Police Academy 2" as Sgt. Kathleen Kirkland, which she reprised in "Police Academy 4: Citizens On Patrol" also. This time however she was married to Tackleberryso her name was Mrs. Kirkland-Tackleberry.
Contributed by: Joe
I believe Clue's mutiple endings were the original inspiration for the Scooby Doo ending in Waynes World.
Contributed by: Dreamer012778
Tim Curry also featured in the 1985 classic Legend directed by Ridley Scott (Aliens) as The Lord Of Darkness.
Contributed by: Janene_machine And Adrienne
Lee Ving, who plays Mr. Boddy, is the lead singer of long and strong punk band, Fear. They used to play clubs in L.A.
Several minor characters not in the board game show up in the film version. They inclue a door-to-door bible thumper played by Howard Hessman and a singing telegram girl played by Jane Wiedlin (of the 80's all-girl band, The Go-Go's.)
Contributed by: Exdreamist
The movie 'Murder by Death' (1976) has somewhat the same idea as 'Clue'. Some famous characters (all well known detectives), played by a superb cast, come together in an old landhouse because they were invited for a dinner and a murder.
Contributed by: intothesea13
Colleen Camp also played the Julie's (Deborah Foreman) hippie mother in the 80s movie, "Valley Girl".
Contributed by: Brendan Hill
There have been several television shows based on the game (produced in countries such as USA, Australia, Germany, Swedenn and Fance ) where audience members guess whodunnit. The combination of comedy/mystery with talented performers and audience interaction was a successful idea. The shows have featured such established actors as Stephanie Beacham, Joanna Lumley, Derek Nimmo, Jane Paull, Pam Ferris, Lysette Anthony and Andrew Daddo
Contributed by: Fremont
The cook is played by "Nurse" Kelleye from the tv show M*A*S*H. Lee Ving is the "bad guy" in "DUDES" starring Jon Cryer, Danial Roebuck and Flea. Tim Curry (Wadsworth) played ..the doctor in The Rocky Horror Picture Show.
Contributed by: Melissa Ferneau
Tim Curry who plays the butler in the movie "Clue", also played Pennywise the Clown in the movie adaptation of Stephen King's book "It". He also played Rooster (Miss Hannigan's brother (Carol Burnett)in the movie "Annie". And one other role he played was in the ever so popular movie "Rocky Horror Picture Show" as the mad tranvesite scientist Frankfurter.
Contributed by: Rhiain
Yvette the maid is played by Coleen Camp who also played Mrs Vanderhoff in Wayne's World.
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