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After his suspension for the shooting death of drug runner, a New York cop vows to keep the streets clean, any way he can.
A gun in his sock, a tire iron in his belt, and no badge. The story of Eddie. The best ex-cop in the business.
20 September 1973 (France)
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
The character of Eddie Ryan is loosely based on real-life NYC cop Eddie Egan
, who was the detective who busted "The French Connection". He was fictionalized as Popeye Doyle and played by Gene Hackman
in the movie based on Robin Moore
's book detailing his most famous case, The French Connection
(1971). See more
In one scene, there's a New York Police Department car(Car #1097) with a New York State passenger vehicle license plate on the front bumper. New York City police cars only have their own license plates identifying the car number, and only on the back. In fact few police departments in New York State use state plates for their cars, and those that do only use Police license plates. See more