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Posted: 10/19/2001 6:52:34 PM EST
I say it would have to be "Miami Vice" They had the best cars. Great location. Great scenery (beaches and bikini's) At the time, the war on drugs was coming to a froth and this show was making a statement with regards to drugs and its enforcement. First show ever to incorporate pop-music with pop culture. So what say you?
Link Posted: 10/19/2001 7:08:16 PM EST
Most entertaining? Miami Vice (Babes, Music, Scenery, Babes, Cars, Babes....) Most realistic? Barney Miller Close second to most realistic? Hill Street Blues. Most rediculous? The list is WAY too long.... Rich
Link Posted: 10/19/2001 7:13:50 PM EST
S*W*A*T* was the very best cop show! [sniper]
Link Posted: 10/19/2001 7:15:48 PM EST
Originally Posted By 5150BRY: S*W*A*T* was the very best cop show! [sniper]
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I would have to agree. I remember watching this when I was a lil kid. They rode around in a UPS van [:D]
Link Posted: 10/19/2001 7:19:41 PM EST
"Cop Rock" [:D]
Link Posted: 10/19/2001 8:26:58 PM EST
Nash Bridges and Walker: Texas Ranger #1. They get to shoot somebody in every episode. #2. They never get suspended #3. They never get any type of civil action filed against them [:D]
Link Posted: 10/19/2001 8:49:55 PM EST
I loved Miami Vice! I currently like Nash Bridges-its hard to watch Cheech however, I keep flashing back to "Up in Smoke". S*W*A*T was so long ago, I would have forgot about it except for Trader's reference to the UPS truck. Zane
Link Posted: 10/19/2001 8:52:07 PM EST
No question....Hawaii 5-O Jack Lord kicked ass.
Link Posted: 10/19/2001 8:54:58 PM EST
Hawaii Five-0 and Miami Vice
Link Posted: 10/19/2001 9:19:09 PM EST
I liked Sledge Hammer.[:D]
Link Posted: 10/19/2001 9:27:58 PM EST
Hawaii Five-0
Link Posted: 10/19/2001 9:53:29 PM EST
Miami Vice was great for the first few seasons...it started going downhill about the same time as the 80s were dying down. SWAT was good for its time. I also seem to recall a short-lived show called "Strike Force" I think, with Robert Stack, sometime in the early 80s that was pretty kick-ass.
Link Posted: 10/19/2001 10:18:33 PM EST
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Adam-12... when they have a domestic dispute, the cops tell the woman to get in the kitchen and make dinner...
Link Posted: 10/19/2001 11:32:31 PM EST
Car 54, where are you?
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 1:26:57 AM EST
amercias dumbest criminals [:D] man the dub things some of those guys do are so frigging hillarues
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 1:34:19 AM EST
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 1:38:17 AM EST
#1- Miami Vice ( Sheena Easton and Gina are hot, hot, hot! ) #2- Streets Of San Francisco ( I know, ya, ya, ya... ) One episode even had a young scrawny looking dude who was Don Johnson. Terminator also paid his dues on "Streets".
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 1:52:43 AM EST
Non-Fiction= Cops Fiction= NYPD Blue "Bad boys, Bad boys, watcha gonna do, watcha gonna do when they come for you!" We're here to help.[(:)] Alex
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 3:15:55 AM EST
Starsky & Hutch!!!! BTW, they are remaking it; as a movie with Vince Vaughn as Hutch and Ben Stiller as Starsky. Who should play "Huggy Bear"? Martin Lawrence?
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 3:44:19 AM EST
Originally Posted By M4: No question....Hawaii 5-O Jack Lord kicked ass.
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Best one by far, followed by Miami Vice.
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 4:55:17 AM EST
Hawaii 5 O - Book 'em Danno. Remember Kam Fong as Chin Ho etc. Yes we get it here on FoxTel on TV1. Heard that Jack Lord died just last yr at 71.
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 4:58:07 AM EST
CHIPS!!! You gotta love those 25 car pile ups where no one gets hurt [:D]
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 4:59:15 AM EST
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 5:13:11 AM EST
Cop Shows: Adam-12, Dragnet Kinda Cop Shows: Rockford Files, Quincy Fire/EMS Shows: Emergnecy, Squad 51 Goofy Cops Shows: Police Squad, Sledge Hammer
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 5:26:53 AM EST
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 6:10:49 AM EST
The best show was clearly "HOMICIDE: Life on the street" gritty, realistic, honest makes NYPD blue look like BS to me
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 8:32:35 AM EST
Originally Posted By DoubleFeed: The Sentinel.
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Hey I almost forgot about that one. That is a good show.
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 11:18:46 AM EST
I liked the one with the star, he was rough and had some bad thing in his past....and he was really tough with everyone.... and he gets that new woman partner or cop on the same shift that works with him, and she is real tough too, but they get to be friends and care about each other in a tough buddy sort of way, but they never quite sleep togther... oh, and some street guy is their main snitch, and can find out everything that's going in the streets (be it on the dope sale level or who's taking out building permits at city hall) and is really funny... what was the name of that show?
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 5:49:29 PM EST
Could that be the show in the 70's "Vegas"
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 5:53:18 PM EST
Originally Posted By 1feral1: Yes we get it here on FoxTel on TV1. Heard that Jack Lord died just last yr at 71.
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Accutally, he died after the local CBS station's 30 year aniveristy special. His age is still up for debate. Some say his age was closer to 75.
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 6:00:16 PM EST
Originally Posted By soldiermedic91b: The best show was clearly "HOMICIDE: Life on the street" gritty, realistic, honest makes NYPD blue look like BS to me
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THANK YOU. I'm glad someone else appreciated this show. Is Court TV still showing it?
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 6:43:00 PM EST
Homicide rules!!!! If only Pemberton got Osama into the interogation room, everything would be better.
Link Posted: 10/20/2001 7:09:47 PM EST
The Andy Griffith Show. Andy and Barney really did some damn fine police work in that little town.
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