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Director:
Writers:
Stephen J. Cannell (created by)
David Chase (written by)
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Release Date:
18 February 1996 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
Out for an evening of fun, Jim finds Dennis' son homeless on the street. After giving him some money... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
Nominated for Primetime Emmy. See more »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

James Garner ... Jim Rockford

Damian Chapa ... Scotty Becker

Joe Santos ... Lt. Dennis Becker

Maxwell Caulfield ... Ian Levin
Pat Finley ... Peggy Becker
Victor Aaron ... Mercer Pinetree

Edita Brychta ... Katinka

Barbara Carrera ... Elizabetta Fama

Dan Lauria ... Lt. Gencher

Stuart Margolin ... Angel Martin
Al Mancini ... Don Gaetano

Dennis Fimple ... Toothless Bob
Julian Reyes ... Raimondo
Gerry Gibson ... Critch

Jim O'Heir ... Head Chef

Rick Worthy ... Property Officer

Eve Brenner ... Corky
Kimberly Oja ... Young Model (as Kim Oja)

Joe Unger ... Panhandler
Pat Lalama ... Herself
Jack Garner ... Captain McEnroe

Glen Chin ... Master Jun
Gary Simpson ... Santa Monica Policeman
George Marshall Ruge ... Sicilian Hit Man (as George M. Ruge)

Nicole Avant ... Punch
Luis Conteras ... Hispanic Man
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Michael Raines ... Sicilian Hit Man

Directed by
Tony Wharmby 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Stephen J. Cannell  created by
David Chase  written by
Roy Huggins  created by

Produced by
Juanita Bartlett .... executive producer
Stephen J. Cannell .... supervising producer
David Chase .... supervising producer
James Garner .... executive producer
Mark Horowitz .... producer
Chas. Floyd Johnson .... executive producer
Maryann Rea .... associate producer (as Mary Ann Rea)
Mark R. Schilz .... producer
 
Original Music by
Pete Carpenter 
Mike Post 
 
Cinematography by
Steve Yaconelli (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Pamela Malouf  (as Pam Malouf-Cundy)
 
Production Design by
Sandy Getzler 
 
Art Direction by
Kelly Hannafin 
 
Set Decoration by
Robert L. Zilliox 
 
Costume Design by
April Ferry 
 
Makeup Department
Charlotte Harvey .... hair stylist
Charlene Roberson .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Mark R. Schilz .... unit production manager
Carey Len Smith .... post production coordinator (as Carey Smith Ludwig)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Lester Wm. Berke .... second assistant director (as Les Berke)
Roydon Clark .... second unit director
Phil Cook .... second second assistant director
Ron Wright .... first assistant director (as Ron L. Wright)
 
Art Department
Bill Fannon Jr. .... property master (as Bill Fannon)
 
Sound Department
Norval D. Crutcher III .... sound editor (as Charlie Crutcher)
Sean Rush .... sound mixer
Steve Burger .... sound editor (uncredited)
Rich Cusano .... sound editor (uncredited)
Andrew Spencer Dawson .... sound editor (uncredited)
Michael Gollom .... sound editor (uncredited)
Ron S. Herbes .... adr editor (uncredited)
Ron S. Herbes .... dialogue editor (uncredited)
Ron Horwitz .... supervising sound editor (uncredited)
Tom Jaeger .... sound editor (uncredited)
Jeffrey Kaplan .... sound editor (uncredited)
Patty Morena .... sound editor (uncredited)
Stacey Nakasone .... sound editor (uncredited)
Robb Navrides .... sound editor (uncredited)
Cindy Rabideau .... sound editor (uncredited)
John O. Robinson III .... sound editor (uncredited)
Dean St. John .... adr mixer (uncredited)
Lydian Tone .... sound editor (uncredited)
Richard Webb .... sound editor (uncredited)
Kyle Wright .... sound editor (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Roydon Clark .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Tom Barone .... gaffer (as Thomas Barone)
Jeffrey Kincheloe .... best boy grip
Ron Stafford .... key grip
Joseph D. Urbanczyk .... additional photography
James D. Wickman .... dolly grip
Douglas L. Adam Jr. .... assistant camera (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
David Giella .... casting: Reuben Cannon & Associates (as David Giella C.S.A.)
 
Editorial Department
Michael Karlich .... assistant film editor
 
Music Department
Patty McGettigan .... music editor
Pete Carpenter .... composer: theme music (uncredited)
Ian Dye .... composer: additional music, orchestrator (uncredited)
Mike Post .... composer: theme music (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
Steve Hellerstein .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
David Berthiaume .... location manager
Luis Delgado .... assistant to executive producer
Suzanne Gundlach .... script supervisor
Susan Hayes .... production accountant (uncredited)
 

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Runtime:
120 min (including commercials) | Germany:85 min
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Color:
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

Did You Know?

Trivia:
The fourth of eight "Rockford Files" reunion TV movies.See more »
Quotes:
Evelyn 'Angel' Martin:Hey, hey, hey, Jimmy!
Jim Rockford:Yeah, well, here he is. What are you doing here?
[after trying to avoid being seen by Angel]
Evelyn 'Angel' Martin:Buying some flowers, light bulbs, Johnny Mop, drag. You ain't working.
Jim Rockford:Ah, I figured I outta see Beth Van Zandt's movie The Breif; they adapted it from her novel.
Evelyn 'Angel' Martin:Oh, any good?
Jim Rockford:Well, The Breif, The Firm, when are one of these ex lawyers going to write a book called The Fee?
Old Homeless Woman:Spare change?
[a homeless woman asks Angel]
Evelyn 'Angel' Martin:No thanks, I'm fine.
[...]
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Movie Connections:
References "Knight Rider" (1982)See more »

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