Justin Case is a 1988 television film by Blake Edwards. George Carlin stars as a private investigator named Justin Case. Justin is found dead in his office by Jennifer Spalding (Molly Hagan) who is an out of work dancer there for an interview for a secretary/receptionist position. Justin comes back as a ghost that only Jennifer can see, and convinces her to help unravel the mystery of his murder.
From an idea by Edwards' daughter, actress Jennifer Edwards, a pilot was made for a proposed TV series, however only the pilot was made and plans for a series were later abandoned. The TV movie was produced by the Blake Edwards Company in association with Walt Disney Television.
Sans travail et sans domicile, Jennifer Spalding se réfugie chez un ambulancier et se met en quête d'un nouveau job. Elle prend ainsi rendez-vous avec un détective privé, Justin Case, qui cherche une assistante-secrétaire. Arrivée à son bureau, elle le découvre mort, assassiné, et n'est pas au bout de ses surprise : le fantôme de Justin Case se révèle en effet à elle...