To Kill a Cop


2h 1978

Brief Synopsis

A police action drama dealing with a maverick chief of detectives with two cop killings and a rash of bank robberies on his hands who is forced to wage war against a back-stabbing police commissioner with political ambitions and a black revolutionary leader plotting a police massacre. Emmy Award nom

Film Details

Release Date
1978

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A police action drama dealing with a maverick chief of detectives with two cop killings and a rash of bank robberies on his hands who is forced to wage war against a back-stabbing police commissioner with political ambitions and a black revolutionary leader plotting a police massacre. Emmy Award nominations went to editors Donald R. Rode and Harry Kaye. Joe Don Baker reprised his role in the series "Eischied" that began in the fall of 1979.

Film Details

Release Date
1978

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States April 10, 1978

Aired in United States April 11, 1978

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See also "Eischied" for information on the subsequent series.