The Rockford Files (1974–1980)
24 Sep. 1976The Fourth Man
Jim helps a friend who works in the airline industry, who's apparently being pursued by a hit man, and she's no idea why she's being targeted.
1 Oct. 1976The Oracle Wore a Cashmere Suit
Rockford finds himself getting unwanted attention from the media and police, when a popular psychic fingers him as having important information on the disappearance of two people.
8 Oct. 1976The Family Hour
Jim and Rocky find an abandoned young girl that leads to Jim finding and helping her father.
15 Oct. 1976Feeding Frenzy
Jim helps a friend who wants to pay back money he stole three years earlier when his daughter then gets kidnapped leading to problems for Jim with the kidnappers and the police.
5 Nov. 1976Drought at Indianhead River
Jim finds out there's a hit out on Angel and runs into trouble with the mob bailing him out.
12 Nov. 1976Coulter City Wildcat
Rocky is forced to sign oil lease rights he owns away, leading Jim to investigate who and why someone wanted Rocky's seemingly worthless leases so badly.
19 Nov. 1976So Help Me God
Jim gets called before a grand jury where he promptly gets thrown into jail for contempt.
26 Nov. 1976Rattlers' Class of '63
Angel is working a con involving the sale of a landfill, and unknown to him or Jim, it happens to be the location of a dead body from an unsolved case from twelve years before. The people who put it there don't want it found.
10 Dec. 1976Return to the 38th Parallel
Jim gets used by an old Army buddy in an insurance recovery case.
17 Dec. 1976Piece Work
While investigating an insurance claim Jim accidentally stumbles into a gun smuggling operation.
24 Dec. 1976The Trouble with Warren
Beth's nerdy cousin Warren drags Jim into his mounting troubles.
7 Jan. 1977There's One in Every Port
After being conned by friends Jim sets them up to settle the score and save himself.
14 Jan. 1977Sticks and Stones May Break Your Bones, But Waterbury Will Bury You
When several of Jim's fellow P.I.'s lose their licenses under circumstances that are suspiciously similar, he begins to suspect that someone is targeting independent investigators and systematically putting them out of business.
21 Jan. 1977The Trees, the Bees and T.T. Flowers: Part 1
Jim helps a friend (Strother Martin) of Rocky's who's being forced off his property.
28 Jan. 1977The Trees, the Bees and T.T. Flowers: Part 2
Jim helps a friend of Rocky's who's being forced off his property.
11 Feb. 1977The Becker Connection
Rockford's newest case is to clear his friend Dennis Becker, who is suspected of selling drugs to deal with his financial problems.
18 Feb. 1977Just Another Polish Wedding
Jim gets Gandy (Isaac Hayes) a job with his P.I. buddy Marcus Hayes (Louis Gossett Jr.) who promptly then tries to steal the case.
25 Feb. 1977New Life, Old Dragons
Jim is hired by a Vietnamese refugee to find her missing brother.
11 Mar. 1977To Protect and Serve: Part 1
Rockford is hired to find a missing woman, only to discover that she is also being sought by a New York crime family.
18 Mar. 1977To Protect and Serve: Part 2
Rockford tries to keep a woman on the run out of the hands of two Minette hoods (and her revenge minded ex-fiancé) but the bungling interference of a disturbed police groupie threatens to get them both killed.
25 Mar. 1977Crack Back
Beth turns to Jim for help when she finds herself being mentally harassed by a mysterious man while trying to win an important trial.