The missions of a major city's police department's Special Weapons and Tactics unit.
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Complete series cast summary:
...  Lieutenant Dan 'Hondo' Harrelson 37 episodes, 1975-1976
...  Officer Jim Street 37 episodes, 1975-1976
...  Sergeant David 'Deacon' Kay 37 episodes, 1975-1976
...  Officer Dominic Luca 37 episodes, 1975-1976
James Coleman ...  Officer T.J. McCabe 37 episodes, 1975-1976
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This series features the missions of the fictional W.C.P.D.'s Special Weapons and Tactics team. They are a team of highly trained and heavily armed police officers who's purpose is to make coordinated assaults on armed and dangerous criminals in sensitive situations and defensible locations. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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When you're in trouble, you call the police. When the police are in trouble, they call S.W.A.T. See more »

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17 February 1975 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Die knallharten Fünf  »

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Burt Reynolds recommended his friend Robert Urich to producer Aaron Spelling for this show. Reynolds and Urich were both alumni of Florida State University. Although this show lasted only two seasons, Spelling remembered Urich and later cast him in Vega$ (1978), which had a longer run. See more »

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Referenced in Hot Rod (2007) See more »

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Theme from S.W.A.T.
Written by Barry De Vorzon
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Great TV series, and now it's out on DVD!!
21 August 2003 | by See all my reviews

The movie was pretty good too, so I bought the Season One DVD series. The 1st review here was right on accurate! Ditto everything he said! The TV series seems to have been well reflected in the Movie, even the character names are the same. Some of the TV show scenarios wound up in the movie also.


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