English Lord Brett Sinclair and American Danny Wilde are both wealthy playboys, they are teamed together by Judge Fullton to investigate crimes which the police can't solve. These two men ... See full summary »
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 Danny Wilde / ... (24 episodes, 1971-1972)
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 Lord Brett Sinclair / ... (24 episodes, 1971-1972)
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 Judge Fulton (11 episodes, 1971-1972)
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English Lord Brett Sinclair and American Danny Wilde are both wealthy playboys, they are teamed together by Judge Fullton to investigate crimes which the police can't solve. These two men are complete opposites, but become great friends through their adventures and constantly risk their own lives for one another. Written by Daniel Bolton <klsdb4@cynergy.com.au>

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Originally, the title of the TV series was going to be "The Friendly Persuaders", but because that sounded to close to a Gary Cooper western (Friendly Persuasion (1956)), it was shortened. See more »

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[having infiltrated a group of thieves by being mistaken for Lomax, a master criminal, Danny tries to keep the act up long enough for Brett and the authorities to rescue him]
Anderson: Look, we know the target's nine million in gold.
Danny Wilde: Right.
Anderson: What we don't know is how we get it.
Danny Wilde: That's a good question, Anderson.
Anderson: Would you like to tell us about it?
Danny Wilde: Al Capone. Pretty Boy Floyd. Edward G. Robinson! Legs Diamond! You know what these guys all had in common? Intellect. Brains! Genius! Organization! They ran their...
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The opening titles credit Tony Curtis and Roger Moore by their surnames only. See more »

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never mind the plots, this is how tv should be
22 August 2002 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I dont think i have seen Tony Curtis so happy as he appears to be in this role. Whether its 'acting' happy or not, his and Moore's relationship lights up the screen, bringing cheerful escapist television into any living room.


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