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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 »

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Hardcastle & McCormick See more »

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Runtime:

(67 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

The first Coyote was built from a Manta Montage kit car. The second, used later in the series, was built from a DeLorean DMC-12. Reportedly the car was changed because the two men had a hard time getting in and out of, as well as sitting in, the kit car. 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 »

Connections

Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: It Conquered the World (1991) See more »

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Modern Day Cowboys
8 October 2003 | by SargebriSee all my reviews

This show pretty much was an update on classic legends like the Lone Ranger and the Cisco Kid with a little bit of Dirty Harry thrown in. This also came out at a time when shows like "The Dukes of Hazzard" and "Knight Rider", which featured good looking young men with fast cars were all the rage. Brian Keith pretty much buried his old character of "Uncle Bill" with his wild characterization of Milton Hardcastle. He made this show fun to watch and it was one of those shows from the mind of Stephen J. Cannell that had lots of action but really didn't take itself too seriously. Also, Daniel Hugh Kelly provided enough beefcake to keep the ladies interested. This was definitely one of the wildest shows of the 1980's.


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