The Return of Joe Forrester


1h 30m 1975

Brief Synopsis

Aging street cop goes after a gang of toughs involved in several robbery-rapes on his beat in this pilot (a spin-off from "Police Story") for the 1975-76 series. The veteran cop concept also was the basis for "The Blue Knight" series at the same time -- and that too was based on a Joseph Wambaugh cr

Film Details

Also Known As
Cop on the Beat, Return of Joe Forrester
Release Date
1975

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Synopsis

Aging street cop goes after a gang of toughs involved in several robbery-rapes on his beat in this pilot (a spin-off from "Police Story") for the 1975-76 series. The veteran cop concept also was the basis for "The Blue Knight" series at the same time -- and that too was based on a Joseph Wambaugh creation.

Film Details

Also Known As
Cop on the Beat, Return of Joe Forrester
Release Date
1975

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States May 6, 1975

Original title: "Cop on the Beat."