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Hardcastle and McCormick 

A retired judge and his last defendant follow up on cases that were dismissed due to technicalities.
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Complete series cast summary:
Brian Keith ...  Judge Milton C. Hardcastle 67 episodes, 1983-1986
Daniel Hugh Kelly ...  Mark 'Skid' McCormick 67 episodes, 1983-1986
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Storyline

Milton C. Hardcastle was Judge in Los Angeles. Mark McCormick, a racing motorist, convicted for robbery, was Hardcastles last case. McCormick was set under supervision of Hardcastle and they start to inspect two hundred cases that were never closed totally during Miltons judgeship. Written by Wolfgang Klimt <wolfii@leo.org>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 September 1983 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dos contra el crimen See more »

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Runtime:

(67 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

Judge Hardcastle's nickname was "Hardcase". See more »

Goofs

In the start credits, when the Coyote jumps over and hits the roof of another car, the back right wheel has broken and sitting almost at right angles. When it lands it is fine again. See more »

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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Mitchell (1993) See more »

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What a great show!
29 May 2003 | by mm-39See all my reviews

A gold standard for 80's tv. What works here is the mix of action comedy. A character driven show of a con and Judge who solve mysteries and fight crime. There is great stunts, cons, action sequences, and comic character clashes. The by the book Judge vs the slick con with a good heart are great characters. My all time favorite episodes of Hardcastle and McCormick had great humorous moments like: The time Mark tries to be a stand up, or the house party that went out of control, and the time Mark and the Judge got involved with the CIA. The acting mixed well with the comedy which pushes into a exciting adventure is the golden formula for TV bliss. For a more mature audience than Night Rider, or the Dukes, but with all the same fun. I think that car was Hardcastle and McCormick trade mark. 10/10 I wish we would have repeats on cable. Please never make a remake and ruin Hardcastle and McCormick. 10 stars


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