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Parents' Guide to

Trail of the Pink Panther

By Charles Cassady Jr., Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Weak link in brilliant series has gratuitious nude scene.

Movie PG 1982 92 minutes
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What you will—and won't—find in this movie.

Community Reviews

age 14+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 11+

Peter Sellers has done it again!

One of the movies where you just get a laugh out of it! Trail of the pink panther is the last pink panther film featuring Peter Sellers after his death. This movie is definitely not his best, and a very unnecessary scene of nudity in a vineyard twists the culture completely and made me think what were the writers thinking?

This title has:

Great role models
Too much violence
Too much sex
age 17+


Fine movie, but was appaled by the topless women in the vineyard. Not just a quick peek, but some time spent on them romping about topless.

This title has:

Too much sex

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (2 ):
Kids say (7 ):

TRAIL OF THE PINK PANTHER is a strange, mutant tribute/exploitation of the movie. Kids who are undiscriminating may laugh a few times. Edwards meant well, but it just doesn't work.

The cast reunion mainly provides an excuse to show plentiful excerpts from the previous films in the series. This is a sort of thing that long-running TV series do occasionally when they get lazy, the dreaded "clip show." The question of who has stolen the Pink Panther diamond is simply dropped, and the clips more than anything remind us that Peter Sellers wasn't really around for this production at all.

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