— As in every stone of this size, there is a flaw.
— A flaw?
— The slightest flaw, your excellency.
— If you look deep into the stone, you will perceive the tiniest discoloration. It resembles an animal.
— An animal?
— A little panther.
Amusing, slow-paced, and atmospheric farce that charmingly and successfully combines relatively simple but effective comedy — there are some very funny scenes in this classic film — with elements of a detective story. — Peter Ericson
As an initial introduction to Sellers’ infectious, straight-faced zaniness, The Pink Panther is essential viewing. — Nick Schager