is an American film comedy first released on 21st December 1979,
directed by Michael Schultz.
Cinematography was by Ken Lamkin and the film was scored by Billy Goldenberg.
It is based on a story by Steven Vail and stars Richard Benjamin, James Coco, Scatman Crothers, Ruth Gordon and Cloris Leachman.
It is a Melvin Simon Productions production, produced by Hana Cannon and distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.
Location filming was in Balboa Park - 1549 El Prado, San Diego, California, USA.
The film was released with the tagline: "Winner takes all!"
It is a color film and runs to 1 hour and 56 minutes.
Our overall rating for Scavenger Hunt
is: good - passable entertainment.
Other memorable films that have been directed by Michael Schultz include: Honeybaby, Honeybaby
Which Way Is Up?
(1991). The actor Richard Benjamin has also appeared in: Diary of a Mad Housewife
The Marriage of a Young Stockbroker
Other recommended comedy films of the 1970s from USA that you may want to consider are: Mel Brooks's Blazing Saddles
John Landis's National Lampoon's Animal House
Blake Edwards's The Pink Panther Strikes Again
Mel Stuart's Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
Mel Brooks's Young Frankenstein