house dick

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a private detective employed by a hotel or retail store

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In a noirish sequence, Colm Feore is highly effective as a Brit who tries to talk a cynical house dick (Earl Pastko) into helping him find his two-timing g.
But when the house dick combs to, she's already walking the arena into old rooms.
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