The New Mike Hammer (1984–1989)
"Mike Hammer" (original title)

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The cases of Mickey Spillane's classic private eye character.

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »
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 Mike Hammer (46 episodes, 1984-1987)
Lindsay Bloom ...
 Velda (46 episodes, 1984-1987)
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 Captain Pat Chambers (46 episodes, 1984-1987)
Kent Williams ...
 Special Prosecutor Lawrence D. Barrington / ... (46 episodes, 1984-1987)
Donna Denton ...
 The Face (42 episodes, 1984-1987)
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 Jenny (24 episodes, 1984-1987)
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Mike Hammer is a two-fisted private eye. He's tough, he's honest, and the girls love him. The series follows his exploits as he solves a variety of crimes, most of which involve a murder somewhere along the way... Written by Afterburner <aburner@erols.com>

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26 January 1984 (USA)  »

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The jazz classic "Harlem Nocturne" was used as the show's theme song. See more »

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Version of Mickey Spillane's 'Mike Hammer!' (1954) See more »

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Old school detective
20 October 2000 | by (Cincinnati, OH) – See all my reviews

One of the new breed "Old School" detective shows, Mike Hammer was one of my favorite shows ever. The tough, hardboiled tough-as-nails detective that actually had to DO detective work to get his man! He wasn't afraid to pull out the fistcuffs, and he wasn't superhuman and invulnerable. They just don't make shows like this anymore!


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