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The Police Tapes (1977)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Crime | TV Movie 1977
A documentary about a police precinct in the South Bronx.
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Charles Rydell ...
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Anthony Bouza ...
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A documentary about a police precinct in the South Bronx.

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Documentary | Crime

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Not Rated
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Gregory Hoblit says he was 'struck dumb' by the power of this documentary. A few major elements of the documentary were later included in 'Hill Street Blues'. See more »

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