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Z Cars (TV Series 1962–1978) Poster

(1962–1978)

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Followed by 

Softly Softly (1966) (TV Series)
Softly Softly: Task Force (1969) (TV Series)
Barlow (1971) (TV Series)

Edited into 

Total Cops (2003) (TV Movie)

Referenced in 

Steptoe and Son: The Lead Man Cometh (1964) (TV Episode)
"You'll have a couple of Z Cars along here soon," says Albert of the lead consignment.
Dateline Diamonds (1965)
Mrs. Edgecombe's line "It's not like Z Cars..."
The Big Job (1965)
Jim Dale mentions the police station he want to be at to be like Z Cars.
Steptoe and Son: A Perfect Christmas (1974) (TV Episode)
Harold mentions this TV series.
Play for Today: The Kiss of Death (1977) (TV Episode)
The theme tune is referenced on the soundtrack
The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin: Episode #3.6 (1979) (TV Episode)
A snatch of the Z Cars theme tune is heard as a police car drives past the community.
Sykes: The Insurance Money (1979) (TV Episode)
Hints of the "Johnny Todd" theme-tune accompany the police car.
Terry and June: Noise Abatement (1982) (TV Episode)
A policeman plays a snatch of the "Z Cars" theme on the piano outside the Medfords' house.
Still Tickin': The Return of A Clockwork Orange (2000) (TV Movie)
Blake Morrison says "There's always this worry with images that they make want to go and copy what you've seen, I can remember as a child copying things that I'd seen on Z Cars."
Designing 'The Aztecs' (2002) (Video)
Barry Newbery mentions his work on the show.
Remembering 'The Aztecs' (2002) (Video)
Ian Cullen talks about how acting practices had changed by the time he appeared on Z Cars.
The Very Best of 'Have I Got News for You' (2002) (Video)
Referenced by title
The Making of 'The Italian Job' (2003) (Video)
This is the show where they first spotted Michael Caine
Last of the Summer Wine: Variations on a Theme of Road Rage (2007) (TV Episode)
theme music played
Heroes Unmasked: Bad Company (2007) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
The Cult of...: All Creatures Great and Small (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
The Cult of...: Bergerac (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
The Curse of Steptoe (2008) (TV Movie)
Mentioned by BBC producer
Comedy Connections: The Liver Birds (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
The Real 'Life on Mars'! (2008) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
The Lost Giants (2012) (Video)
Bernard Holley says that Morris Barry was partly responsible for his involvement with the show.

Featured in 

A Personal History of British Cinema by Stephen Frears (1995) (TV Movie)
An excerpt from this series is featured.
Night of a Thousand Shows (2000) (TV Movie)
Timeshift: Alan Plater: Hearing the Music (2005) (TV Episode)
Extracts shown
Heroes Unmasked: Bad Company (2007) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown
James Ellis: An Actor's Life (2007) (TV Movie)
Clips seen and discussed
The Real 'Life on Mars'! (2008) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Call the Cops: The Sweeney (2008) (TV Episode)
excerpts shown
Ford's Dagenham Dream (2009) (TV Movie)
excerpts shown
Tales of Television Centre (2012) (TV Movie)
Clips seen and discussed
Love Me Do: The Beatles '62 (2012) (TV Movie)
excerpts shown
Z Cars: Playing Skinner (2014) (Video)
Interview about
Z Cars: Playing Quilley (2014) (Video)
Interview about
Z Cars: Playing Scatliff (2014) (Video)
Interview about
Z Cars: Playing Connor (2014) (Video)
Interview about
Z Cars: Remembering Lynch (2014) (Video)
Interview about

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