Hunter (1984–1991)

TV Series  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama
6.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.8/10 from 1,922 users  
Reviews: 20 user | 9 critic

Rick Hunter is a renegade cop who breaks the rules and takes justice into his own hands. Partnered with the equally stunning and rebellious Sgt. McCall, the tough-minded duo set out to crack down on L.A.'s slimiest criminals.

Creator:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 40 titles
created 18 Feb 2011
 
a list of 44 titles
created 03 Oct 2011
 
a list of 39 titles
created 25 Dec 2011
 
a list of 33 titles
created 07 Sep 2013
 
a list of 26 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Hunter" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Hunter (1984–1991)

Hunter (1984–1991) on IMDb 6.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Hunter.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



7   6   5   4   3   2   1  
1991   1990   1989   1988   1987   1986   … See all »
Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Hardcastle and McCormick (1983–1986)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A retired judge and his last defendant follow up on cases that were dismissed due to technicalities.

Stars: Brian Keith, Daniel Hugh Kelly, John Hancock
T.J. Hooker (1982–1986)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The weekly adventures of tough-as-nails veteran police officer Sgt. T.J. Hooker, who rides the beat with his rookie partner Vince Romano.

Stars: William Shatner, Heather Locklear, Adrian Zmed
Riptide (1984–1986)
Action | Thriller | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Three vietnam veterans (Nick Ryder, Cody Allen and Murray Bozinsky) now work as private eyes in sunny southern California. Nick and Cody are the muscles and Murray is a computer wizard of ... See full summary »

Stars: Perry King, Joe Penny, Thom Bray
Simon & Simon (1981–1995)
Action | Mystery | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Two brothers of disparate tastes and manners run a private detective agency.

Stars: Gerald McRaney, Jameson Parker, Mary Carver
Jake and the Fatman (1987–1992)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Veteran district attorney "Fatman" McCabe solves cases with the help of his easygoing private investigator partner Jake Styles.

Stars: William Conrad, Joe Penny, Alan Campbell
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Gunnery Sergeant Burns reports for duty to an American Embassy in the Middle East. However due to the 'enlightened' views of the Ambassador, the marine security detachment he is in charge ... See full summary »

Director: Terry Leonard
Stars: Fred Dryer, Brian Keith, Joseph Gian
The Fall Guy (1981–1986)
Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The adventures of a film stunt performer who moonlights as a bounty hunter when movie work is slow.

Stars: Lee Majors, Douglas Barr, Heather Thomas
Twin Sisters (Video 1992)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A woman flies from Los Angeles to Montreal to investigate the supposed death of her identical twin. What she finds out could get her killed.

Director: Tom Berry
Stars: Stepfanie Kramer, Frederic Forrest, Susan Almgren
Hart to Hart (1979–1984)
Action | Adventure | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The globe-trotting adventures of amateur detectives Jonathan and Jennifer Hart.

Stars: Robert Wagner, Stefanie Powers, Lionel Stander
Hunter: Back in Force (TV Movie 2003)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Hunter and McCall are back!

Director: Jefferson Kibbee
Stars: Fred Dryer, Stepfanie Kramer, Gregory Scott Cummins
Hunter: Return to Justice (TV Movie 2002)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

On enforced leave following a failed drug bust, LAPD Lieutenant Rick Hunter heads to San Diego, where he catches up with former partner Dee Dee McCall. But upon their reunion, Hunter and ... See full summary »

Director: Bradford May
Stars: Fred Dryer, Stepfanie Kramer, Sam Hennings
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Rick Hunter is back. Now a lieutenant, he is considering marrying his girlfriend. But before he could, she is murdered. He suspects that it's probably her abusive ex-husband who is stalking... See full summary »

Director: Bradford May
Stars: Fred Dryer, Barry Bostwick, Lisa Eilbacher
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
...
 Det. Sgt. Rick Hunter (152 episodes, 1984-1991)
...
 Det. Sgt. Dee Dee McCall (130 episodes, 1984-1990)
Charles Hallahan ...
 Capt. Charles Devane (110 episodes, 1986-1991)
Edit

Storyline

Detective Sergeant Rick Hunter and his partner, Sergeant Dee Dee McCall, are homicide investigators with the Los Angeles Police Department. Often they must go undercover to catch a variety of L.A.-style villains. "Sporty" James, a helpful police-informant, occasionally provides a bit of humor in this action-drama T.V. series. Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

18 September 1984 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Rick Hunter  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(153 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

McCall's badge number is 358. See more »

Quotes

Dee Dee: So, what did the psychiatrist say? Can Ricky go out and play, or are all his groceries in the same bag?
See more »

Connections

Followed by The Return of Hunter: Everyone Walks in L.A. (1995) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Best TV detective series ever
8 December 1999 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The earliest episodes with John Amos as the captain were silly. His continuing bad attitude toward them in the face of their success was unrealistic. Beyond that, however, the entire series was great. It suffered some after Stepfanie Kramer left, but it was still good.


10 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Got the complete series! trance738
German DVDs have the original music!!! aheckel
Want to get seasons 4-7 released, here's an idea mistertwistr
In The Episode 'Fire Man'.... MrMykal87
Seaon 1 episode 'The Beach Boy' Image Jitter? 6796
Help Please smoker08
Discuss Hunter (1984) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page