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The New Mike Hammer 

Mike Hammer (original title)
The cases of Mickey Spillane's classic private eye character.

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Larry Brody
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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Stacy Keach ...  Mike Hammer 46 episodes, 1984-1987
Lindsay Bloom ...  Velda 46 episodes, 1984-1987
Don Stroud ...  Captain Pat Chambers 46 episodes, 1984-1987
Kent Williams ...  Special Prosecutor Lawrence D. Barrington / ... 46 episodes, 1984-1987
Donna Denton Donna Denton ...  The Face 42 episodes, 1984-1987
Lee Benton ...  Jenny 24 episodes, 1984-1987
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Storyline

Mike Hammer is a two-fisted private eye. He's tough, he's honest, and the girls love him. The series follows his exploits as he solves a variety of crimes, most of which involve a murder somewhere along the way... Written by Afterburner <aburner@erols.com>

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Certificate:

TV-PG
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 January 1984 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer See more »

Filming Locations:

Culver City, California, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(46 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

The jazz classic "Harlem Nocturne" was used as the show's theme song. See more »

Connections

Followed by Mike Hammer: Murder Takes All (1989) See more »

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Where's the DVD?
22 July 2018 | by jameselliot-1See all my reviews

Stacy Keach was the definitive Hammer. The sadistic Ralph Meeker, the only Hammer to not pack a gun, was the next best in the awesome Kiss Me Deadly. This series was loaded with punchouts of the antiseptic kind and lots of buxom babes in low cut tops coming on to Keach. For some reason, none of Spillane's stories were adapted for the series. Don Stroud, Kent Williams, Lindsay Bloom and other supporting players were very good. Why isn't this series on DVD when so much junk made years later gets fast releases? Why isn't this series in reruns at least with all the broadcast stations like H&I popping up. It's a crime. The final, disconnected Hammer series made in Canada in 1997 is worthless.


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