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Hardcastle and McCormick 

A retired judge and his last defendant follow up on cases that were dismissed due to technicalities.
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Complete series cast summary:
Brian Keith ...  Judge Milton C. Hardcastle 67 episodes, 1983-1986
Daniel Hugh Kelly ...  Mark 'Skid' McCormick 67 episodes, 1983-1986
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Milton C. Hardcastle was Judge in Los Angeles. Mark McCormick, a racing motorist, convicted for robbery, was Hardcastles last case. McCormick was set under supervision of Hardcastle and they start to inspect two hundred cases that were never closed totally during Miltons judgeship. Written by Wolfgang Klimt <wolfii@leo.org>

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Trivia

Originally the concept was to have Hardcastle to hunt down all the criminals he prosecuted but were released due to technicalities. In order to keep the A.C.L.U. off of their backs, the producers decided to compromise and have him go after them for current offenses only. See more »

Goofs

In the start credits, when the Coyote jumps over and hits the roof of another car, the back right wheel has broken and sitting almost at right angles. When it lands it is fine again. See more »

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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Pod People (1991) See more »

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DRIVE! PUSH IT TO THE FLOOR TILL THE ENGINE SCREAMS
16 July 1999 | by skid-9See all my reviews

Hardcastle And McCormick starred Brian Keith and Daniel Hugh-Kelly and featured the red Manta Montage/Coyote X car. The show involved a retired and athletic judge named Milton C. Hardcastle and convicted felon Mark McCormick driving around in a red Manta Montage/Coyote X car solving 200 cases that walked out of the retired judge's courtroom. Episodes include ROLLING THUNDER MAN IN A GLASS HOUSE THE CRYSTAL DUCK FLYING DOWN TO RIO THE PRINCE OF FAT CITY HOTSHOES LOVE THE PICTURE, HATE THE FRAME THE HOMECOMING THE DAY THE MUSIC DIED HARDCASTLE, HARDCASTLE, HARDCASTLE AND McCORMICK THE LONG AGO GIRL SURPRISE ON SEAGUL BEACH THE YANKEE CLIPPER SOMETHING'S GOING ON ON THIS TRAIN, IN THE EYE OF THE BEHOLDER McCORMICK'S BAR AND GRILL CONVENTIONAL WARFARE THE DAY THE MUSIC DIED and A CHIP OFF THE O'L MILT.

JOE SANTOS, SARAH WICKS AND JOHN HANCOCK WERE SPECIAL GUEST STARS AND MICHAEL ANSARA, CHARLES ROCKET AND STEVE LAWRENCE HAD RECURRING ROLES.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 September 1983 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dos contra el crimen See more »

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Runtime:

(67 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

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Color

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4:3
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