The Mod Squad


1h 34m 1999

Brief Synopsis

Three teens are co-opted by the police into becoming undercover agents instead of going to prison. Julie is a former vagrant and herion addict, Pete a rich kid gone wrong and Linc is a young arsonist. The police figure that with their street-cred the mod squad can get in places that more official co

Film Details

Also Known As
Mod Squad
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1999
Distribution Company
METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER STUDIOS INC. (MGM )
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 34m

Synopsis

Three teens are co-opted by the police into becoming undercover agents instead of going to prison. Julie is a former vagrant and herion addict, Pete a rich kid gone wrong and Linc is a young arsonist. The police figure that with their street-cred the mod squad can get in places that more official cops can't. They are asked to get information on a teenage prostitution ring being run out of a downtown club. While there, Julie meets an old boyfriend and is tempted by her former life. Meanwhile, forces in the police are working against these new cool recruits.

Film Details

Also Known As
Mod Squad
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1999
Distribution Company
METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER STUDIOS INC. (MGM )
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 34m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Spring March 26, 1999

Released in United States on Video July 24, 1999

Based upon the popular ABC television series "The Mod Squad" (1968-73), which featured Peggy Lipton, Clarence Williams III, and Michael Cole.

Stacy Title was previously attached to direct, but left the project in mid-July 1997.

Producer and former MGM executive vice-president of production David Ladd has an exclusive production deal with MGM and United Artists.

Completed shooting July 2, 1998.

Spelling Entertainment closed its film production arm in February 1998.

Began shooting May 4, 1998.

Released in United States Spring March 26, 1999

Released in United States on Video July 24, 1999