A homicide detective begins to suspect that the black teenager accused of murdering two white girls is being framed by his fellow detectives.
Did You Know?
The film is based on an actual case known as the "Career Girl" murders that happened on 28 August 1963. It was the date on which 'Martin Luther King Jr.' delivered his "I Have A Dream" speech, as mentioned in the film. See more
When Lt. Theo Kojack drives to Lewis Humes's party, a camera shot inside his Ford Torino shows the car has a plastic, sport side-view mirror on the driver's door. When he arrives and parks to proceed to the party, the Torino now has a metal, square, chrome, side-view mirror on the driver's door. See more
That's a nice woman, Saul. She managed to say goodbye even though I told her I couldn't save her son.
Followed by Kojak: The Belarus File
Don't Give Me A Road I Can't Walk
Music by Billy Goldenberg
Lyrics by Bobby Russell
Sung by Andy Kim See more