Miami Vice: Season 1, Episode 4

Calderone's Return: Part 1 - The Hit List (19 Oct. 1984)

TV Episode  |  TV-14  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama
8.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.9/10 from 311 users  
Reviews: 3 user | 1 critic

The team moves to protect Crockett and his family from an assassin, hired by Calderone to re-empty the void he left behind.

Director:

(as Richard Colla)

Writers:

(creator), , 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 23 titles
created 12 Jul 2012
 
a list of 25 titles
created 29 Sep 2012
 
a list of 1666 titles
created 27 Dec 2013
 
list image
a list of 456 titles
created 18 Jan 2014
 
a list of 10 titles
created 22 Jul 2014
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Calderone's Return: Part 1 - The Hit List (19 Oct 1984)

Calderone's Return: Part 1 - The Hit List (19 Oct 1984) on IMDb 8.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Miami Vice.
« Previous Episode | 4 of 111 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
Olivia Brown ...
...
Jim Zubiena ...
Ludovici Armstrong
Ron Taylor ...
Linus Oliver
...
Caroline Crockett
Jim Borrelli ...
Felix Castranova
Tara King ...
Susan Castronova
Tito Goya ...
Carlos Mendez
...
Don
Will Knickerbocker ...
Fields
Edit

Storyline

The team moves to protect Crockett and his family from an assassin, hired by Calderone to re-empty the void he left behind.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

character name in title | See All (1) »


Edit

Details

Language:

Release Date:

19 October 1984 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (DVD)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Gregory Sierra's last appearance in the series. Sierra quit because he didn't like living in Miami. See more »

Goofs

The left tail light on the Ferrari Daytona is out in some shots and lit in others as Tubb's speeds to Crockett's house at the end. See more »

Connections

Features Miami Vice: Brother's Keeper (1984) See more »

Soundtracks

In The Night
(uncredited)
Written by Russ Ballard
Performed by Russ Ballard
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

A stunning episode - thrills, spills and unexpected twists for the show
2 March 2007 | by (England) – See all my reviews

"Calderone's Return" starts in an undramatic fashion with a light-hearted pre-titles sequence involving Zito and Switek on surveillance duties. As soon as the theme tune and credits have ended, the show shifts gear and the action begins. When the men that Zito and Switek are assassinated by a professional hit-man, a list turns up with Crockett's name as a future target. Crockett's life is never a simple one - he is faced with the double whammy of a potential divorce or the possibility of a swift death from an assassin's bullet. To make matters worse, it transpires that Calderone himself has requested the hits.

Jan Hammer recognises the need for some first-class music in this episode and we are provided with the first appearance of the excellent "Crockett's Theme". Even the Pointer Sisters are "So Excited" at the ensuing action that unfolds.

Ending on a dramatic freeze frame and the sound of squealing tyres, we are advised that this tale is "To Be Continued".

9 out of 10. A genuinely exciting and emotional episode.


14 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Stop after ssn2? njverbos-974-152214
They might of been the worst cops ever jeffg-91182
Series reboot? BladeRunner2015
Burning Down the House (guys in warehouse with flamethrowers) tommymax
The Music! hankysmom57
Series Re-boot? by 2014 Fall Lineup '30th Anniversery' crotty69

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?