A man is accidently locked in a department store overnight and finds himself held at bay by six vicious Doberman guard dogs.


(as Frank DeFelitta)


(as Frank DeFelitta)
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »


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Complete credited cast:
Chuck Brenner
Elaine Moore
Sergeant Connaught
Ivy Jones ...
Connie Havemeyer
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Tammy Harrington ...
Marco López ...
Steward (as Marco Lopez)
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Mr. Higgins


Shortly before closing time, Chuck Brenner is knocked down and robbed in a shopping mall. The security guards overlook the unconscious man and unleash the attack dogs for the night. Chuck is trapped and has to fight for his life. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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14 November 1973 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Doberman Patrol  »

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I just wish ya would show it or let me buy it!
16 June 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I first would like say that I would never do anything like that as to spoil this TV movie for anyone.

I saw this TV movie, when I was a teen back in 1973; and I enjoyed this movie. I hope you put it out soon! What I would also like to say is that television and movie studio's, have a lot of old shows and films that have been locked away since I was kid. One example, would be "Sargent's Three" that had the "Rat Pack" in it. I've search high and low for this movie and not even a bite!... ya really should show it. I enjoy a good western and that was one of them, I watch TMC and AMC and I haven't seen it at anytime.

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