Bumper Morgan is a veteran Los Angeles Police Department street cop. He is due to retire after 20 years on the job, but is not letting up on the criminal element on his beat.

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Cassie Walters
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Marvin Haywood
Gloria LeRoy
Richard Collier
Kenneth Wolger
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Bumper Morgan is a veteran Los Angeles Police Department street cop. He is due to retire after 20 years on the job, but is not letting up on the criminal element on his beat.

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11 November 1973 (USA)  »

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El caballero de azul  »

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Rudy Garcia: Don't you cops ever believe anybody?
Bumper Morgan: We keep trying
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Followed by The Blue Knight: Pilot (1975) See more »

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TV's first mini-series
24 August 2001 | by (New Salem, NY) – See all my reviews

Truly one of the best mini-series ever, with a monumental, Emmy-winning performance by William Holden. I sure wish I knew who to bug about getting this out on DVD, because if you weren't around in 1973, you missed a wonderful, gripping series. Holden is fantastic. Please, please put this on DVD!!!


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