A sleazy, incompetent detective tries to simultaneously take down heroin dealers and a socialite who murdered a burglar.

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James Arthur Cummings
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Walter Deaney
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Greta
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Benton
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Salvatore Mistretta
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Tony Gallano
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Chief Albert Pallin
Buck Young ...
Det. Aldridge
Rayford Barnes ...
Det. Tyzack
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Desk Sergeant
Lillian McBride ...
Rich Lady (as Lilyan MacBride)
Rob Narke ...
Customs Officer (as Robin Narke)
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Rudy Moran
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Joe Don Baker is Mitchell- a hard-nosed, soft-bellied cop with an affinity for porn and Schlitz. His latest assignment has him engaging in no-speed car chases, yelling at children, shooting innocents and sloppily carousing Linda Evans. Written by <jigen@yahoo.com>

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10 September 1975 (USA)  »

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Final theatrical film of Merlin Olsen. See more »

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The Cadillac that Mitchell picks up the old lady in is a 1975 model. When he later blows the car up, it turns into a 1967 model. See more »

Quotes

Greta: He lays me then busts me.
Mitchell: Well, she asked me to.
Desk Sergeant: What, lay her or bust her?
Mitchell: Both!
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Mitchell
Written by Larry Brown, Jerry Styner & Steve Hoffman
Performed by Hoyt Axton
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Goodbye, Joel, goodbye
7 August 2005 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

You know that a movie is really bad when the best scene in it is when a woman is wearing a dress that shows her entire back torso. That's the case with "Mitchell", a fourth-rate cop flick with Joe Don Baker as the title character going after drug dealers. It isn't even so bad that it's good; it's so bad that it makes you feel like your brain just turned into mashed potatoes (in fact, that statement is insulting to mashed potatoes). Fortunately, hope is not lost: "MST3K" showed this hunk of junk and Joel, Servo and Crow had lots to say about it. As it was, that was Joel's final episode, as he was replaced by Mike. Mike did an equally good job helping the 'bots mock crummy movies.


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