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"Police Story" Requiem for an Informer (1973)

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Joseph Wambaugh (creator)
Sy Salkowitz (written by)
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Original Air Date:
9 October 1973 (Season 1, Episode 2)
Detectives Calabrese and Jameson use a junkie as an informant to find a violent gang of bank robbers. | Add synopsis »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Marjoe Gortner ... Stan

Don Meredith ... Officer Bert Jameson

Michael Ansara ... Baldy

Sharon Farrell ... Bobbie

John Larch ... Maury

Tony Lo Bianco ... Tony Calabrese

Scott Brady ... Vinnie

Claudette Nevins ... Ellen Calabrese

Rex Holman ... Don

Kenneth Tobey ... McWalters (as Ken Tobey)

Mews Small ... Shirley (as Marya Small)
Arell Blanton ... Policeman #1

Mwako Cumbuka ... Willy

James McCallion ... Charlie
Fred Villani ... Driver
T.J. Castronovo ... Officer #2 (as Tom Castronova)
Tom Stewart ... Norm

Morris Buchanan ... Detective #1
Thomas Trujillo ... Little Tony

Dorrie Thomson ... Girl
DeVera Marcus ... Lady (as Dee Marcus)
Constance Pfeifer ... Sobbing Woman (as Constance Pfeiffer)
Mark Giardino ... Man

Patrick Cranshaw ... Man #2 (as Pat Cranshaw)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Marvin J. Chomsky  (as Marvin Chomsky)
Writing credits
Joseph Wambaugh (creator)

Sy Salkowitz (written by)

E. Jack Neuman (developed for television by)

Produced by
David Gerber .... executive producer
Stanley Kallis .... producer
Christopher Morgan .... associate producer
Original Music by
Richard Markowitz 
Cinematography by
Emmett Bergholz (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Richard C. Meyer 
Casting by
Al Onorato 
Art Direction by
Ross Bellah 
Robert Peterson 
Set Decoration by
Audrey A. Blasdel  (as Audrey Blasdel)
David Horowitz 
Makeup Department
Ben Lane .... makeup supervisor
Production Management
Chris Christenberry .... unit production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jack Cunningham .... assistant director (as Jack P. Cunningham)
Casting Department
Renée Valente .... casting executive (as Renee Valente)
Music Department
Jerry Goldsmith .... composer: theme music (uncredited)
Other crew
Louis H. Goldstein .... production coordinator
Liam O'Brien .... executive story consultant
Mark Rodgers .... executive story consultant
Joseph Wambaugh .... technical consultant

Series Crew
These people are regular crew members. Were they in this episode?
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Stephen Downing  writer
Jack Hanrahan  writer
E. Jack Neuman  developed for television by
Joseph Wambaugh  creator

Makeup Department
Dave Grayson .... makeup artist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Lindsley Parsons III .... second assistant director
Kalai Strode .... second assistant director
Special Effects by
Chuck Gaspar .... special effects coordinator
Denny Arnold .... stunts
Stephen Burnette .... stunts (as Steven Burnett)
Bob Herron .... stunts
Larry Holt .... stunt performer
Gene LeBell .... stunts
Don Pike .... stunts
Rick Sawaya .... stunt performer
Dick Warlock .... stunts
James Winburn .... stunts
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jerry Herrin .... set costumer
Transportation Department
Jack Carpenter .... driver: camera car
Other crew
Norman Marck .... director trainee
Production CompaniesDistributorsSpecial Effects

Additional Details

60 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

Did You Know?

Marjoe Gortner's girl on this EP was called "Bobbie". 3 yrs later, made a movie ,which has since become a cult-classic, called: "Bobbie Jo and the Outlaw" in which Lynda Carter played his girl, 'Bobbie'.See more »

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