Nick Pulovski is a cop, who is presently assigned to the auto theft division and who for the most part of his career has not done anything worthwhile. But when he discovers that a man named Strom is the brains behind a major car theft and chop shop ring, he sees this as his opportunity to do something. After his partner is killed, the case is then transfered to homicide, so he is taken off the case. And he is assigned a new partner, David Ackerman. a cop who has just recently been promoted to detective. But Pulovski feeling as if Strom is his decides to continue pursuing him but Ackerman who tries to play by the rules is not sure what to do, and he is also a little afraid cause of a childhood incident. Written by
Did You Know?
The previous picture of Clint Eastwood
, White Hunter Black Heart
, was entered into competition at the Cannes Film Festival in 1990 and screened there whilst The Rookie
was in production. To attend that movie's Cannes screenings, Eastwood halted production on The Rookie
for five days. Reportedly, this cost an estimated US $1.5 million. See more
After doing a face plant after he rolled his cop car while inside a car hauler; Clint shows up for work the next day without a mark on his face. Anyone who loses consciousness and falls forward always does some damage to there face; including cuts, bruises, and even a broken nose. See more
There's gotta be a hundred reasons why I don't blow you away. Right now I can't think of one.
Referenced in Tatort: Märchenwald
"All The Things Your Are"
Written by Jerome Kern
and Oscar Hammerstein II See more