Police Squad! (1982)
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A Substantial Gift (The Broken Promise) 

Frank investigates a murder case at a bank where a robber shot the clerk and then another staff member, Sally, shot the robber. The autopsy, however, shows differently.
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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Leslie Nielsen ... Det. Frank Drebin
Alan North ... Capt. Ed Hocken
Rex Hamilton Rex Hamilton ... Abraham Lincoln
Lorne Greene ... Stabbed Man
Ed Williams Ed Williams ... Mr. Olson
William Duell William Duell ... Johnny
Barbara Tarbuck ... Mrs. Twice
Terry Wills Terry Wills ... Jim
Terrence Beasor ... Dr. Zubatsky
Russell Shannon Russell Shannon ... Ralph Twice
Jimmy Briscoe Jimmy Briscoe ... Cop
Kathryn Leigh Scott ... Sally
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Storyline

Frank investigates a murder case at a bank where a robber shot the clerk and then another staff member, Sally, shot the robber. The autopsy, however, shows differently.

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Genres:

Comedy | Crime

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Trivia

In Slavic languages the name Zubatsky loosely translates as "Toothman" which is another in-joke. See more »

Goofs

In the opening scene, Sally leaves and the camera pans to the dead body of Ralph Twice. You can briefly see Russell Shannon moving. See more »

Quotes

Capt. Ed Hocken: Alright, Sally, you're under arrest.
[turns to two police officers]
Capt. Ed Hocken: Sergeant, take her away and book her.
Det. Frank Drebin: [Frank comes up and shakes the policemen by the hand] Sergeant Takeheraway, Sergeant Booker.
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Connections

References The Barbara Walters Summer Special (1976) See more »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 March 1982 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Paramount Television See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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