Jim McClain was a cop and after being injured and deemed unfit for duty he was retired and for the past fifteen years was working on a fishing boat. One day he and his partner sell their ... See full summary »

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Eric Bercovici

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
James Arness ...  Det. Jim McClain 15 episodes, 1981-1982
Marshall Colt ...  Det. Gates 15 episodes, 1981-1982
George DiCenzo ...  Lt. DeNisco 15 episodes, 1981-1982
Carl Franklin ...  Det. Cross 15 episodes, 1981-1982
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Jim McClain was a cop and after being injured and deemed unfit for duty he was retired and for the past fifteen years was working on a fishing boat. One day he and his partner sell their boat. His partner encashes the check and is walking around with the cash in his pocket and is robbed and killed. McClain feels that the police are not doing enough so he tried to get reinstated, which the current head of homicide is in opposition. However, McClain gets what he wants and after apprehending his partner's killer, he stays on which doesn't make his current boss all that happy. Because he doesn't like McClain's way of doing things or disregard for the rules. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 November 1981 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

La ley de McClain See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(16 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Metrocolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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James Arness and John Wayne appeared in Big Jim McLain (1952). The movie is completely unrelated to this show. See more »

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