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The Return of Frank Cannon (1980)

Not Rated | | Action, Crime, Mystery | TV Movie 1 November 1980
Private detective Frank Cannon comes out of retirement to investigate the murder of an ex-girlfriend's husband.


Corey Allen


Ronald Austin, James D. Buchanan (as James David Buchanan)


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Cast overview, first billed only:
William Conrad ... Frank Cannon
Allison Argo Allison Argo ... Jessica Bingham
Burr DeBenning ... Charles Kirkland
Taylor Lacher Taylor Lacher ... Garland
Diana Muldaur ... Sally Bingham
Ed Nelson ... Mike Danvers
Joanna Pettet ... Alana Richardson
William Smithers ... William Barret
Arthur Hill ... Dr. Curtis McDonald
Hank Brandt Hank Brandt ... Pearson
Rafael Campos ... Luis Barrientos
Hector Elias ... Paparazzo
René Enríquez ... Salvador Cruz (as René Enriquez)
Gary Grubbs ... Mechanic
Evelyn Guerrero Evelyn Guerrero ... Inez


Private detective Frank Cannon comes out of retirement to investigate the murder of an ex-girlfriend's husband.

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Release Date:

1 November 1980 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cannons Comeback See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Cannon Rocks!
3 March 2018 | by phillipammarSee all my reviews

"The Return of Frank Cannon" is a really good made for TV movie. The belly bucking, karate chopping Private Investigator comes out of retirement to help a friend in need. If you enjoyed the Cannon TV series then you'll love this movie.

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