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Star Cops 

The adventures of the International Space Police Force, led by Nathan Spring, in 2027. The Star Cops are made up of officers from all over the world: the British Colin Devis, the Australian... See full summary »
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
David Calder ...  Nathan Spring / ... 9 episodes, 1987
Erick Ray Evans Erick Ray Evans ...  David Theroux 8 episodes, 1987
Trevor Cooper ...  Colin Devis 8 episodes, 1987
Linda Newton Linda Newton ...  Pal Kenzy 8 episodes, 1987
Jonathan Adams ...  Alexander Krivenko 6 episodes, 1987
Sayo Inaba Sayo Inaba ...  Anna Shoun 4 episodes, 1987
Gennie Nevinson Gennie Nevinson ...  Lee Jones 2 episodes, 1987
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The adventures of the International Space Police Force, led by Nathan Spring, in 2027. The Star Cops are made up of officers from all over the world: the British Colin Devis, the Australian Pal Kenzy, the Russian Alexander Krivenko, the Japanese Anna Shoun and the American David Theroux. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@wkio.com>

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Crime | Drama | Mystery | Sci-Fi

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UK

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English

Release Date:

6 July 1987 (UK) See more »

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Space Cops See more »

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Runtime:

(9 episodes)

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The series premiered on BBC2 on 6th July 1987. See more »

Quotes

Angela Parr: Colin, I'm scared.
Colin Devis: Wanna cuddle?
Angela Parr: I'm not *that* scared!
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Connections

Referenced in The Cult of...: Star Cops (2006) See more »

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It Won't Be Easy
Written and Performed by Justin Hayward
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rebuttal - it is not that bad
30 March 2005 | by teqjackSee all my reviews

OK, it is a bit dated (the USSR still around). And the effects are not terrific - but for what I am sure was a minimal budget, not bad, in fact if what I've seen was basically the pilot, pretty decent. Especially for 1986-7 TV. Come to that, the movie *Outland* with Sean Connery in 1981 is the only one I've seen to outdo *2001*, made in 1968 (they at least knew that you cannot see into a shadow without a light - that is still being done wrong in 2005)! And it is a cop show, not a science fiction show.

So if you're expecting a space opera, forget it.

But if you like cop shows, this is pretty darn good - at least episode one, which is all I've seen so far. And as a computer programmer since 1965, I know whence the lead character's skepticism comes - Hello son!


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