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Foul Play 

A very short-lived series based on the film of the same name Foul Play (1978).
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Barry Bostwick ...  Detective Tucker Pendleton 5 episodes, 1981
Mary Jo Catlett ...  Stella Finkle 5 episodes, 1981
Deborah Raffin ...  Gloria Munday 5 episodes, 1981
Richard Romanus ...  Captain Jakoby / ... 5 episodes, 1981
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A very short-lived series based on the film of the same name Foul Play (1978).

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Taglines:

She's a cute, classy librarian. He's a klutzy cop. She lives alone and likes it. He'd like to live alone with her. She likes to be where the action is. He'd like to be the action. When they get together...watch the sparks fly! See more »

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Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 January 1981 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Doppio gioco a San Francisco See more »

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Production Co:

Paramount Television See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(10 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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