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Robert L. Collins (1930–2011)

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Was originally hired to direct the television premier episode of "Star Trek: Phase 2", called "In Thy Image". When it was decided that story would be the basis for a theatrical motion picture instead, he was replaced by Robert Wise.

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Police Woman
Police Woman Writer
(1974-1978)
Intrigue
Intrigue Writer
(1988)
J. Edgar Hoover
(1987)

Filmography

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 1992 In the Arms of a Killer (TV Movie) (written by - as Robert Collins)
 1989 Prime Target (TV Movie) (written for television by - as Robert Collins)
 1989 The Hijacking of the Achille Lauro (TV Movie) (written by - as Robert Collins)
 1988 Intrigue (TV Movie) (screenplay) / (story)
 1987 J. Edgar Hoover (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1982 Money on the Side (TV Movie)
 1981 Savage Harvest (as Robert Collins)
 1979 Act of Violence (TV Movie)
 1974-1978 Police Woman (TV Series) (creator - 91 episodes)
- Good Old Uncle Ben (1978) ... (creator - as Robert Collins)
- Flip of a Coin (1978) ... (creator - as Robert Collins)
- Sweet Kathleen (1978) ... (creator - as Robert Collins)
- A Shadow on the Sea (1978) ... (creator - as Robert Collins)
- Battered Teachers (1978) ... (creator - as Robert Collins)
 1976 Serpico (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Deadly Game (1976) ... (as Robert Collins)
 1976 Medical Story (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Quality of Mercy (1976) ... (writer)
  Police Story (TV Series) (1 episode, 1973) (writer - 4 episodes, 1974 - 1975) (written by - 3 episodes, 1974 - 1975)
- Breaking Point (1975) ... (written by - as Robert Collins)
- A Community of Victims (1975) ... (writer - as Robert Collins)
- Robbery: 48 Hours (1974) ... (writer - as Robert Collins)
- Requiem for C.Z. Smith (1974) ... (written by - as Robert Collins)
- The Gamble (1974) ... (written by - as Robert Collins)
 1974 Movin' On (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- In Tandem (1974) ... (writer - as Robert Collins)
  The Bold Ones: The New Doctors (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode, 1972) (story - 1 episode, 1972) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1972)
- A Standard of Manhood (1972) ... (written by - as Robert Collins)
- A Nation of Human Pincushions (1972) ... (story - as Robert Collins) / (teleplay - as Robert Collins)
  The Sixth Sense (TV Series) (1 episode, 1972) (written by - 2 episodes, 1972)
- Whisper of Evil (1972) ... (as Robert Collins)
- With This Ring, I Thee Kill! (1972) ... (written by)
- Lady, Lady, Take My Life (1972) ... (written by - as Robert Collins)
  Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series) (3 episodes, 1969 - 1972) (teleplay - 3 episodes, 1969 - 1970) (story - 1 episode, 1970)
- A Taste of Salt (1972) ... (as Robert Collins)
- Fun and Games and Michael Ambrose (1970) ... (teleplay - as Robert Collins)
- The Soft Phrase of Peace (1970) ... (story - as Robert Collins) / (teleplay - as Robert Collins)
- Homecoming (1969) ... (as Robert Collins)
 1971 Sarge (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- A Company of Victims (1971) ... (written by - as Robert Collins)
- John Michael O'Flaherty Presents the Eleven O'Clock War (1971) ... (written by - as Robert Collins)
 1971 Mod Squad (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Exit the Closer (1971) ... (written by)
 1971 Cannon (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Scream of Silence (1971) ... (written by - as Robert Collins)
 1971 Dan August (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Meal Ticket (1971) ... (written by - as Robert Collins)
 1970 Matt Lincoln (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Steve (1970) ... (teleplay)
 1968 The Name of the Game (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- High on a Rainbow (1968) ... (teleplay)
  The Invaders (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1968) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1968) (written by - 1 episode, 1967)
- The Miracle (1968) ... (story - as Robert Collins) / (teleplay - as Robert Collins)
- The Ransom (1967) ... (written by - as Robert Collins)
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Was originally hired to direct the television premier episode of "Star Trek: Phase 2", called "In Thy Image". When it was decided that story would be the basis for a theatrical motion picture instead, he was replaced by Robert Wise.

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