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Emergency!: Season 7: Episode 8 -- While things seem to be going smooth between Jin Hee and Chang Min, the hospital is hectic when Professor Ahn and Chief Gook argue over a patient.
Emergency!: Season 7: Episode 8 -- The aftermath of the latest spat with Professor Ahn helps Chief Gook to realize some of his feelings. Chang Min and Jin Hee start to think about their future.
Emergency!: Season 7: Episode 8 -- Chang Min and his mother struggle to overcome the sudden loss of his father. Jin Hee comes to realize her true feelings.
Emergency!: Season 7: Episode 8 -- Jin Hee decides her feelings for Chang Min are something she wants to pursue.
Emergency!: Season 7: Episode 8 -- The passing of Chang Min's father hits everyone hard.  Chief gets reprimanded for his altercation in the ER.

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Seasons:
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Release Date:
22 January 1972 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
The crew of Los Angeles County Fire Dept. Station 51, particularly the paramedic team, and Rampart Hospital respond to emergencies in their operating area. Full summary »
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Awards:
Nominated for Golden Globe. See more »
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Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 11 of 246)

Randolph Mantooth ... Paramedic John Gage / ... (131 episodes, 1972-1979)

Kevin Tighe ... Paramedic Roy DeSoto / ... (131 episodes, 1972-1979)

Julie London ... Dixie McCall, R.N. (129 episodes, 1972-1978)

Bobby Troup ... Joe Early, M.D., F.A.C.S. / ... (129 episodes, 1972-1978)

Robert Fuller ... Kelly Brackett, M.D., F.A.C.S. / ... (128 episodes, 1972-1978)
Marco López ... Fireman Marco Lopez / ... (125 episodes, 1972-1978)
Mike Stoker ... Fireman Mike Stoker / ... (124 episodes, 1972-1978)
Tim Donnelly ... Fireman Chet Kelly / ... (123 episodes, 1972-1978)
Michael Norell ... Captain Hank Stanley / ... (110 episodes, 1972-1978)
Ron Pinkard ... Dr. Morton / ... (70 episodes, 1972-1978)
Harold 'Hal' Frizzell ... Ambulance Attendant / ... (69 episodes, 1972-1978)
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Series Directed by
Georg Fenady (33 episodes, 1972-1979)
Christian I. Nyby II (28 episodes, 1972-1978)
Dennis Donnelly (18 episodes, 1972-1977)
Christian Nyby (7 episodes, 1972-1973)
Joseph Pevney (7 episodes, 1974-1976)
Lawrence Dobkin (6 episodes, 1972)
Jack Webb (4 episodes, 1972-1976)
Kevin Tighe (4 episodes, 1974-1976)
Alan Crosland (3 episodes, 1973)
Randolph Mantooth (3 episodes, 1976-1978)
Sam Freedle (2 episodes, 1972-1973)
Herschel Daugherty (2 episodes, 1972)
Joel Oliansky (2 episodes, 1973-1975)
Richard C. Bennett (2 episodes, 1974-1976)
Don Richardson (2 episodes, 1974)
Wesley J. McAfee (2 episodes, 1975)
Cliff Bole (2 episodes, 1976-1977)
 
Series Writing credits
Harold Jack Bloom (132 episodes, 1972-1979)
Robert A. Cinader (132 episodes, 1972-1979)
Preston Wood (25 episodes, 1972-1978)
John Groves (15 episodes, 1973-1977)
Michael Donovan (12 episodes, 1972-1978)
Robert Hamilton (7 episodes, 1975-1978)
Daryl Henry (6 episodes, 1972-1973)
Hannah Louise Shearer (5 episodes, 1976-1979)
Jim Page (4 episodes, 1972-1978)
Kenneth Dorward (4 episodes, 1972-1973)
Michael Norell (4 episodes, 1974-1977)
Edwin Self (4 episodes, 1975-1978)
Christian I. Nyby II (3 episodes, 1976-1978)
Dee Murphey (2 episodes, 1973-1977)
Robert Hamner (2 episodes, 1973-1975)
Arnold Somkin (2 episodes, 1973-1974)
Brian Taggert (2 episodes, 1973-1974)
Arthur Weiss (2 episodes, 1973-1974)
Bob Bralver (2 episodes, 1974-1977)
Charlene Bralver (2 episodes, 1974-1977)
Roland Wolpert (2 episodes, 1974-1975)
Rick Mittleman (2 episodes, 1974)
Claire Whitaker (2 episodes, 1975)
James G. Richardson (2 episodes, 1976-1977)
Edward Robak (2 episodes, 1976-1977)
Bruce Shelly (2 episodes, 1976-1977)
Mort Thaw (2 episodes, 1976-1977)
Timothy Burns (2 episodes, 1976)

Series Produced by
Robert A. Cinader .... executive producer / producer (109 episodes, 1972-1979)
Gino Grimaldi .... associate producer / producer (75 episodes, 1973-1979)
Edwin Self .... producer (66 episodes, 1973-1976)
William Stark .... associate producer (34 episodes, 1972-1973)
Hannah Louise Shearer .... associate producer / producer / ... (30 episodes, 1976-1979)
Jack Webb .... executive producer (12 episodes, 1972)
Albert J.J. Zúñiga .... associate producer (6 episodes, 1978-1979)
Carl Vitale .... producer (1 episode, 1978-1979)
 
Series Original Music by
Billy May (90 episodes, 1973-1978)
Nelson Riddle (33 episodes, 1972-1976)
Gerald Fried (2 episodes, 1978-1979)
Thomas Talbert (1 episode, 1978-1979)
 
Series Cinematography by
Bud Thackery (52 episodes, 1972-1977)
William Margulies (22 episodes, 1972-1973)
William Brown (21 episodes, 1973-1974)
Ric Waite (20 episodes, 1974-1975)
Frank Thackery (8 episodes, 1977-1979)
Gerald Perry Finnerman (3 episodes, 1972)
 
Series Film Editing by
Warren Adams (31 episodes, 1972-1974)
Howard Terrill (28 episodes, 1972-1974)
Albert J.J. Zúñiga (21 episodes, 1974-1978)
Bill Parker (16 episodes, 1975-1977)
Howard Epstein (13 episodes, 1972-1977)
Sam Vitale (5 episodes, 1972)
Bill Lewis (5 episodes, 1974-1975)
Frederic L. Knudtson (4 episodes, 1973-1974)
Charles Montgomery (3 episodes, 1978-1979)

Richard Belding (unknown episodes)
 
Series Casting by
Joe Reich (51 episodes, 1973-1977)
Phil Benjamin (4 episodes, 1978)
 
Series Art Direction by
George Renne (86 episodes, 1972-1979)
John J. Lloyd (11 episodes, 1972)

Mickey S. Michaels (unknown episodes)
Joe D. Mitchell (unknown episodes)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Mickey S. Michaels (55 episodes, 1972-1974)
Richard Friedman (22 episodes, 1974-1975)
Sharon Thomas (11 episodes, 1975-1977)
Joe D. Mitchell (7 episodes, 1976-1978)
Sam Gross (3 episodes, 1978-1979)
 
Series Costume Design by
Laurann Cordero (unknown episodes)
Larry Harmell (unknown episodes)
 
Series Makeup Department
Michael Germain .... makeup artist (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Management
James M. Walters Jr. .... unit manager / unit production manager / ... (89 episodes, 1972-1977)
Gene Law .... unit production manager / production manager / ... (14 episodes, 1976-1978)
Joseph E. Kenney .... unit manager (6 episodes, 1972)
Edward K. Dodds .... unit manager / unit production manager (2 episodes, 1978-1979)

Daniel Franklin .... unit production manager (unknown episodes)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Gene Law .... assistant director (25 episodes, 1974-1979)
Jack Doran .... assistant director (20 episodes, 1972-1974)
Donald White .... assistant director (20 episodes, 1972-1974)
Daniel Franklin .... assistant director (13 episodes, 1976-1978)
David Dowell .... assistant director (12 episodes, 1974-1976)
Phil Bowles .... assistant director (6 episodes, 1972-1975)
Zane Radney .... assistant director (5 episodes, 1977)
Georg Fenady .... assistant director (4 episodes, 1972)
Dennis Donnelly .... assistant director (3 episodes, 1972)
Jerram A. Swartz .... trainee assistant director (3 episodes, 1975)
Joseph E. Kenney .... assistant director (2 episodes, 1975-1976)
George J. Light .... first assistant director / second assistant director (2 episodes, 1978-1979)
Burt Bluestein .... first assistant director (1 episode, 1978-1979)
Armando M. Huerta .... second assistant director (1 episode, 1978-1979)

Craig Huston .... dga trainee (unknown episodes, 1973)
Paul Donnelly .... assistant director (unknown episodes)
Dick Erickson .... second assistant director (unknown episodes)
James W. Gavin .... second unit director (unknown episodes)
Kalai Strode .... dga trainee (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Department
Bill Davis .... technical supervisor (unknown episodes)
Sal Vecchio .... property master (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Earl Crain Jr. .... sound (77 episodes, 1972-1978)
Wes Wolfe .... sound effects editor (11 episodes, 1976-1979)
Norman Webster .... sound (4 episodes, 1978-1979)
Robert R. Bertrand .... sound (3 episodes, 1972)
Frank H. Wilkinson .... sound (3 episodes, 1972)
Melvin M. Metcalfe Sr. .... sound (2 episodes, 1972)
 
Series Special Effects by
Wayne Beauchamp .... special effects / pyrotechnician / ... (56 episodes, 1972-1979)
Don Hathaway .... special effects (26 episodes, 1976-1978)
Greg C. Jensen .... special effects (26 episodes, 1976-1978)
Frank L. Pope .... special effects (26 episodes, 1976-1978)
Paul Hickerson .... special effects (3 episodes, 1978)
 
Series Stunts
Angelo De Meo .... stunts / stunt double: Paul Sylvan/Randolph Mantooth (12 episodes, 1972-1978)
Jesse Wayne .... stunts (5 episodes, 1972-1977)
Harold 'Hal' Frizzell .... stunts (4 episodes, 1972-1978)
Scott Gourlay .... stunts (4 episodes, 1972-1978)
Craig Chudy .... stunts (4 episodes, 1973-1978)
Randolph Mantooth .... stunts (4 episodes, 1973-1976)
Kevin Tighe .... stunts (4 episodes, 1973-1976)
Bruce Paul Barbour .... stunt performer (4 episodes, 1975-1979)
George Orrison .... stunts (3 episodes, 1974-1978)
George Sawaya .... stunts (2 episodes, 1972-1973)
Carol Daniels .... stunts (2 episodes, 1973-1974)
Larry Holt .... stunts (2 episodes, 1974)
Johnny Miller .... stunts (2 episodes, 1978)

Bob Bralver .... stunts (unknown episodes)
Steven Burnett .... stunts (unknown episodes)
Jeannie Epper .... stunts (unknown episodes)
Rick Sawaya .... stunt driver (unknown episodes)
Dick Warlock .... stunts (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Ronald W. McLeish .... gaffer (23 episodes, 1973-1974)
Doug Mathias .... best boy: electric / best boy: Electric (23 episodes, 1973)

Norman G. Langley .... camera operator (unknown episodes)
Owen Marsh .... camera operator (unknown episodes)
Bradley B. Six .... camera operator (unknown episodes)
Frank Thackery .... camera operator (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Larry Harmell .... costume supervisor (1 episode, 1972)

Robert Fuca .... costume supervisor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Editorial Department
Richard Belding .... editorial supervisor (101 episodes, 1972-1976)
 
Series Music Department
Hal Mooney .... music supervisor (100 episodes, 1972-1976)
Nelson Riddle .... composer: theme music / composer: title theme (74 episodes, 1972-1977)
Fred Prior .... music editor (10 episodes, 1976-1978)
 
Series Transportation Department
Chris Haynes .... production driver / driver (3 episodes, 1976)
 
Series Other crew
Dana Winseman .... production assistant (47 episodes, 1975-1977)
Carl Vitale .... production associate (43 episodes, 1972-1974)
M.E. Hoffman .... research assistant (42 episodes, 1973-1975)
Hannah Louise Shearer .... production associate (4 episodes, 1975-1976)
Bob McCullough .... technical advisor (2 episodes, 1976-1978)

J.B. Friend .... technical advisor (unknown episodes)
Mike Lewis .... technical advisor (unknown episodes)
Cynnie Troup .... script supervisor (unknown episodes)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Emergencia" - USA (Spanish title)
"Emergency One" - USA (syndication title)
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Runtime:
60 min (124 episodes)
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Color (Technicolor)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
The series is popularly credited for encouraging the widespread adoption of paramedic programs across North America.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: On several episodes, a Ford ambulance arrives at the scene, yet when it pulls up to Rampart, the ambulance is a Chevy.See more »
Quotes:
Paramedic John Gage:I remember... I was working B-Shift over at Station 10. That was a great, old station. Know why?
Paramedic Roy DeSoto:It had a pole?
Paramedic John Gage:It had a pole. A fire station just isn't a fire station without a pole.
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18 out of 18 people found the following review useful.
Incredible!, 24 September 2001
Author: Thor2000 from Collinsport, Maine

You have to consider a show great if it can convincingly combine both medical drama and nail-biting action rescues. The writers, creators, special effects artists and stuntmen on this show went to great ends to think up convincing accidents and then depict them for entertainment purposes. Throw in two likeable guys in the form of Keving Tighe and Randy Mantooth along with a station of cut-ups and you have a hit series on your hands. A lot of tongue in cheek humor made this series for me as Gage was always trying to get rich quick or fireman Chet Kelly letting loose with the practical jokes, but yet it was all played straight to save others as we the viewers learned at least superficially the ins and outs of the paramedic business. Kudos to a well remembered and well liked show !

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