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Douglas V. Fowley in The North Avenue Irregulars

The North Avenue Irregulars

1979 G

Sometimes, taking a bite out of crime means getting involved, and the six church ladies in this wacky comedy, along with their new minister (Edward Herrmann), aren't afraid to kick some butt -- especially when the underworld moves into the neighborhood. These feisty amateur sleuths are ready to fight back hard! A cast of talented character actors -- including Alan Hale, Patsy Kelly, Cloris Leachman and Karen Valentine -- provides a ton of laughs.