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Crazy Like a Fox 

Rough-and-tumble private Investigator Harry Fox, Sr. solves crimes with the reluctant help of his son, respected San Francisco lawyer Harrison Fox, Jr.
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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Jack Warden ...  Harrison 'Harry' Fox, Sr. / ... 35 episodes, 1984-1986
John Rubinstein ...  Harrison Fox / ... 35 episodes, 1984-1986
Penny Peyser ...  Cindy Fox 35 episodes, 1984-1986
Robby Kiger Robby Kiger ...  Josh Fox 35 episodes, 1984-1986
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Rough-and-tumble private Investigator Harry Fox, Sr. solves crimes with the reluctant help of his son, respected San Francisco lawyer Harrison Fox, Jr.

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Comedy | Crime | Mystery

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 December 1984 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Die Fälle des Harry Fox See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(35 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

In Germany the series is titled "Die Fälle Des Harry Fox" (The Cases of Harry Fox). See more »

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Followed by Still Crazy Like a Fox (1987) See more »

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4 July 2018 | by hereispierreSee all my reviews

This show was perfect for its time. It mixed some good action and mystery elements with a lot of great humor. Jack Warden plays an old detective type guy who is just really funny.


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