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The Rockford Files: Godfather Knows Best (1996)

TV Movie  |  TV-PG  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  18 February 1996 (USA)
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Out for an evening of fun, Jim finds Dennis' son homeless on the street. After giving him some money, lining up an apartment, and getting him a job, Jim soon finds out, as well as much to ... See full summary »

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Scotty Becker
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Ian Levin
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Mercer Pinetree
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Katinka
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Al Mancini ...
Don Gaetano
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Out for an evening of fun, Jim finds Dennis' son homeless on the street. After giving him some money, lining up an apartment, and getting him a job, Jim soon finds out, as well as much to Dennis' dismay, that there is more wrong with Scotty than simply being on hard luck. Written by Justin Boggan

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Los nuevos casos de Rockford: El padrino lo sabe todo  »

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Scotty's full name is Scott Dennis Becker. See more »

Quotes

Jim Rockford: You want my advice, as his Godfather - damn I'm getting tired of hearing that?
Lt. Dennis Becker: Yes, I want your advice.
Jim Rockford: It's not so much that you wreen't there, it's the way you over compensated because you weren't.
Lt. Dennis Becker: What? We spoiled him? We held him to a very tough standard.
Jim Rockford: Oh, please, Dennis, he got D's all threw college and what did you do? You bought him a more powerful computer.
Lt. Dennis Becker: But you need memory to compete in the academic race at all!
Jim Rockford: But is he? Is he in the academic race at all?
Lt. Dennis Becker: Well, he's not ...
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