The Delicate Delinquent

Also Known As

Damon and Pythius ( USA ), Delicado delincuente ( Spain ), Der Held von Brooklyn ( Austria / West Germany ), Dümmer als die Polizei erlaubt ( Austria / West Germany ), El delincuente ( Argentina ), Här var'e gangsters ( Sweden ), Il delinquente delicato ( Italy ), Le délinquant involontaire ( France ), Me to zori gangster ( Greece ), O Delinquente Delicado ( Portugal ), Poliisin kauhu ( Finland )


The Delicate Delinquent
  • Don McGuire

  • 06 June 1957

  • Comedy

  • USA

  • 101 min

  • 6.2

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Jerry Lewis

Sidney L. Pythias

Darren McGavin

Mike Damon

Martha Hyer

Martha Henshaw

Robert Ivers



Sidney Pythias (Jerry Lewis) is the a bumbling janitor picked up by cop Darren McGavin as a teenage gang member worth saving from delinquency. With McGavin's help, Sidney works his way through the Police Academy to become a cop too.

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very funny28 August 2015

good classic comedy

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