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A Man Called Hawk 

This series features the character from Spencer: For Hire (1985). This time he is the star. We find Hawk now in Washington, D.C., and there he is called upon to help those who need his help... See full summary »
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Cast

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Avery Brooks ...  Hawk 13 episodes, 1989
Moses Gunn ...  Old Man 10 episodes, 1989
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This series features the character from Spencer: For Hire (1985). This time he is the star. We find Hawk now in Washington, D.C., and there he is called upon to help those who need his help or whose lives may be in danger. Also people from his past come calling to settle old scores or to collect or settle old debts. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 January 1989 (USA) See more »

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Hawk See more »

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Runtime:

(13 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Avery Brooks (Hawk) and Samuel L. Jackson (Cutter) appeared in Spencer: For Hire (1985) and Uncle Tom's Cabin (1987). See more »

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Referenced in Atop the Fourth Wall: NBComics #1 (2011) See more »

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A show like any other.
6 July 2002 | by Cyber9989See all my reviews

"A Man Called Hawk" was one of those shows that were finely put together but was never giving a chance because of all the political technicalities. The general viewers are not ready for a strong black character that is intimidating and passes the racial stereotype of black characters. It should have lasted more then a season.


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