The two detectives investigating a double homicide, discover that the man and women who died were mistakenly murdered - it was the detectives themselves who were the intended targets.
Did You Know?
In the pilot Starsky carries a M1911A1 Colt .45 ACP pistol while Hutch carries a S&W Model 10 snubnose .38 revolver. In the regular series Starsky switched to a S&W model 59 9mm while Hutch normally employed a Colt .357 Python. Essentially they swapped brands. See more
When Starsky comes out of the pool, his famous Mexican sweater has a very wide strip in the middle with a pattern of hearts. However when he first went in the pool and when he gets his sweater dried in the next scene, it's his original sweater he was wearing throughout the pilot which has a much narrower strip with a pattern of right side up and upside down triangles. See more
Det. Dave Starsky
Who are we supposed to report this too? I mean, who in the Hell are we supposed to trust?
Det. Ken 'Hutch' Hutchinson
The same people we always trust. Us.