MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 6,975 this week

Ironside (1967)

TV Movie  -   -  Crime | Drama  -  28 March 1967 (USA)
7.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.4/10 from 192 users  
Reviews: 8 user | 1 critic

Citizens of San Francisco are stunned by the news that Robert Ironside, the city's hard-nosed, tough-talking chief of detectives, has been shot and left for dead while vacationing at his ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(teleplay), (story)
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 15 titles
created 11 Nov 2011
 
a list of 283 titles
created 30 Apr 2012
 
a list of 229 titles
created 4 months ago
 
a list of 131 titles
created 2 months ago
 
list image
a list of 4732 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Ironside" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Ironside (TV Movie 1967)

Ironside (TV Movie 1967) on IMDb 7.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Ironside.

User Polls

Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Geraldine Brooks ...
Honor Thompson
...
Scoutmaster
...
Ellen Wells
...
Doctor
...
Gene Lyons ...
Don Galloway ...
Barbara Anderson ...
Don Mitchell ...
Mark Sanger (as Donald Mitchell)
Joel Fabiani ...
Ayllene Gibbons ...
Baby Peggy Marvel
Terrence O'Flaherty ...
Announcer
Eddie Firestone ...
Wheels Montana
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Joan Bradley
Edit

Storyline

Citizens of San Francisco are stunned by the news that Robert Ironside, the city's hard-nosed, tough-talking chief of detectives, has been shot and left for dead while vacationing at his friend the Police Commissioner's rural retreat. Ironside survives the murder attempt, but the bullet has damaged nerves in his spine, leaving him a paraplegic. Unable to gain reinstatement as chief of detectives, Ironside gets permission to continue investigating criminal cases as a citizen volunteer. With the assistance of two former protegees, Det. Sgt. Ed Brown and Officer Eve Whitfield, and a newly-hired aide/driver, Mark Sanger, Ironside sets out to solve his first case as a civilian by finding the people responsible for the attempt on his life. Written by Michelle Sturges

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

28 March 1967 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ein beinah tödlicher Fall  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Det. Sgt. Ed Brown: [upset because Ironside might be dying] You know what he once told me? The only reason a cop should take a day off is for death. His own!
See more »

Connections

Followed by Ironside (1967) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
San Francisco is the star
29 May 2000 | by (Montclair, NJ) – See all my reviews

Late 60's San Francisco is more than the backdrop, it's the fore-drop for this most remarkable 1967 TV-Movie. A haunting melange of establishment and counterculture, impeccably acted and scripted, this be one of the most cerebral movies ever made for TV. There's also no shortage of marvelous acting and character development.


5 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Ironside (1967) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?