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Harrison is an ex-Scotland yard detective hired to save an ex-convict accused of killing a New York cop. Harrison prowls the Big Apple by day and night seeking the answers to his mysterious case, but more importantly the answer to the question "Why isn't the New York Police Department investigating the case?" Written by David Kinne <davros@gargoyle.apana.org.au>

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Woodward not so wooden..
27 November 2006 | by (Bawtry, Notts UK) – See all my reviews

A fascinating made for TV film, with lots of references that have a running theme of British humour. Woodward always attempts to underplay his parts, in this I feel he succeeds.

Faced with hostility, animosity and many other ity's from the local Police investigators.. he accepts a case working for Helen Lovett (Cynthia Harris) as a private investigator, on behalf of Octavio Ruiz (Robert Montano) an obvious criminal stereotype.

Maybe I was swayed by the inclusion of 'Teddys' daughter, played by that beautiful suave Brit Elizabeth Hurley. A delightful interplay as father and daughter between the two is woven into the plot.

Maybe a little over long, someone did suggest it may have been made as a pilot episode, but for a TV film it still gives reasonable value for money.


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