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Wiseguy (1996)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  2 May 1996 (USA)
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Vinnie Terranova is back, foiling a staged kidnaping of computer mogul Paul Callendar's son in order to probe possible inside information brokering. Meanwhile, McPike is having a hard time ... See full summary »

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Dubois
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Hugh Gillin ...
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Mike White ...
Deejay (as Michael White)
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Vinnie Terranova is back, foiling a staged kidnaping of computer mogul Paul Callendar's son in order to probe possible inside information brokering. Meanwhile, McPike is having a hard time working with his young boss, who feels Terranova and McPike are dinosaurs not worth supporting. Written by Darlene Fisher & Ann Teitelbaum <moo@bdt.com>

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Frank McPike: Oh, Vince, when are you ever gonna realize this is not about saving the world.
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Follows Wiseguy (1987) See more »

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OK but not like the series
26 April 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I'm a huge fan of the original Wiseguy, one of the best examples of superb TV writing, acting and character development. I like shows that break the lowest common denominator rule of TV and Wiseguy certainly did. So in late 95, i was excited to read about this telefim being written by Joel surnow (lately of 24) and it first premiered i think in march of '96. That said i was a little let down when I saw it, they took a good shot at creating a memorable antagonist and developing Vinnies character further but it fell a bit short. i felt It was OK but I think they should have written a follow up mafia arc instead, now that Vinnies older id like to see him as the Don of his own mafia family. They were basically 2 mob story arcs in Wiseguy, one in season 1 and one in season 3, i would like to see a continuation of those.


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