The Lineup (1954–1960)

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Warner Anderson ...
 Det. Lt. Ben Guthrie / ... (192 episodes, 1954-1960)
Tom Tully ...
 Insp. Matt Grebb / ... (185 episodes, 1954-1959)
Marshall Reed ...
 Insp. Fred Asher (183 episodes, 1954-1959)
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San Francisco Beat  »

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What great memories.
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Growing up in the SF Bay area as a kid in the 50's I always looked forward to San Francisco Beat coming on the tube every Saturday night. All the SF locales such as the Japanese Tea Garden,the old Hall of Justice on Kearny Street, Playland at the Sea. Filmed before the "Manhatanization" of downtown SF when the highest point in the city was Coit Tower on Telegraph Hill. I can't remember any details of the episodes but clearly recall the "feel" of the show which encapsulate everything that was San Francisco just after WWII. Fog horns, sea gulls, the wharf, this show had it all with a real film noir feel. The two detectives would stop at the police call boxes to talk to headquarters.


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