Rockford reluctantly takes a unique assignment: a beautiful mystery woman wants him to find her, to see if someone she fears could also track her down. With a check poised to bounce, the ex-con PI needs the retainer to balance his always-challenged checking account. When Rockford checks with a local police department, he worms out a chilling piece of data: she's been dating Denver Mafia capo-regime, hot-tempered Ralph Correll. But the more Barbara Kelbaker strings along Jim Rockford, the more he's charmed into helping the desperate 30 something. Written by
Did You Know?
Jim gives the birthdate of Barbara Kelbaker (Joan Van Ark
), as August 13, 1949. Ms. Van Ark's actual birthdate is June 16, 1943, six years prior. See more
The Pacific Grove PD desk sergeant mentions the "Pro-Am golf tourney in Monterey," a reference to the Bing Crosby National Pro-Am played at Pebble Beach every year. However, the tournament was (and still is) played on courses at Pebble Beach, which is not part of Monterey and a PG police officer would have said the "Pro-Am golf tourney in Pebble Beach." See more
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