A wealthy mystery man named Charlie runs a detective agency via a speakerphone and his personal assistant, John Bosley. His detectives are three beautiful women, who end up in a variety of difficult situations.
Stubble-faced detective Crockett lived in a sailboat guarded by his alligator Elvis. His partner Tubbs was a black New York cop looking for his brother's killer. Together they took on the Florida drug world. The show influenced men's fashions toward Italo-casual and interior decor toward the Miami look. Very trendy music and unusual guest performers.Written by
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In numerous episodes, the primary characters are involved in career-ending shootings and yet none are terminated as police officers, nor prosecuted for the offense. Some killings are clearly intentional murders, yet the detectives continue in their roles as if nothing happened. See more »
Three episodes of the series have these additional songs playing at the closing credits instead of the show's original theme song: "Calderone's Return": Tina Turner - "What's Love Got to Do With It?"; this song plays over footage of Crockett and Tubbs riding a speedboat, plus flashbacks of Tubbs and Angelina. "Phil the Shill": Phil Collins - "Life is a Rat Race" and "Freefall" (final episode): Terry Kath - "Tell Me"; this song plays over a montage of scenes from the show. See more »
I admit it. I watched Miami Vice for its entire five-year run. It was a good show. Detective James "Sonny" Crockett worked alone. He lived on a sailboat guarded by his pet alligator Elvis. Crockett usually investigated the Miami drug trade solo. Then Ricardo
Tubbs, a black New York cop, enters the picture. He's in Miami for revenge. He wants his brother's killer. The look was very casual
with white pants, jackets, and pastel shirts. There was even an electric razor to give you the Miami Vice look. It was called the
Miami De-Vice razor. In short, when Miami Vice was on, stubble
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