Picks and Pans Review: The in-Laws

updated 02/14/1983 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 02/14/1983 AT 01:00 AM EST

CBS (9-11 p.m. ET)

In one of the most inspired pairings since Rolls met Royce, Alan Arkin plays a meek New York dentist whose sinister in-law-to-be (Peter Falk) drags him willy-nilly into a plot full of revolutionaries, CIA agents and the military junta of a banana republic. Arthur Hiller directed and Andrew (Blazing Saddles) Bergman wrote the film, one of the comedy coups of 1979, (Repeat)

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