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Dog Watch (1997)

R  |  Video  |   |  Action, Thriller  |  15 August 1997 (USA)
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A San Francisco detective (Elliott) goes wild when he discovers his partner dead and the presumed culprit standing over him. After beating the man to death, he comes to his senses and ... See full summary »

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Charlie Falon
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Delgoti
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Halloway
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Orlanser
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Sally
Richard Zavaglia ...
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Perry Moore ...
Jerome Johnson
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L.A. Cop
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Levinson
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Bench
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Wally
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A San Francisco detective (Elliott) goes wild when he discovers his partner dead and the presumed culprit standing over him. After beating the man to death, he comes to his senses and realizes that he has to get rid of the body of the beaten man. Dumping the man in the river, he returns to his partner's body and calls in the death. He is then given a new partner (Morales) and is assigned to investigate the death of a man just pulled from the river causing all the expected problems. However, the investigation does lead to police corruption and his own partner's involvement in drug running. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Sometimes trouble wears a badge.

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Rated R for strong violence and language, and for some sexuality and drug content | See all certifications »

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Bad Cops - Rache ohne Gefühle  »

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Quotes

Charlie Falon: You have the right to remain silent - so shut the fuck up!
[to a criminal who just got handcuffed]
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Edited into Shark Zone (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

Cornholers
Written by John Barber & Joanne Cembrook
Performed by The Beach Street Boys
Published by Little Brown Dog Music (ASCAP)
© 1996 All Rights Reserved
Recording courtesy of Beach Street Music Ltd.
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Excellent
15 October 2000 | by (NJ, USA) – See all my reviews

A "sleeper". I had never even heard of this movie until I was channel jumping one night. I've been a police officer myself for 25 years and thought this was a true to life movie. Non-police critics are rating the movie purely from a critic's point of view and not from a police officer's point of view. This is real.


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