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Dragnet

Author: Bernie BrillsteinTom MankiewiczDavid PermutRobert K WeissDan AykroydAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : MCA Home Video, [1988]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a comedy homage to the famed 1950s and 1960s police drama, Detective Joe Friday, the straitlaced nephew of the original, reluctantly teams up with a nonconformist detective named Streebek to save Los Angeles from a power hungry phony TV preacher and a corrupt Police Commissioner, leading to comic adventures with oddball characters.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Drama
Fiction films
Parodies, imitations, etc
Parody films
Police films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bernie Brillstein; Tom Mankiewicz; David Permut; Robert K Weiss; Dan Aykroyd; Alan Zweibel; Tom Hanks; Christopher Plummer; Harry Morgan; Alexandra Paul; Jack O'Halloran; Elizabeth Ashley; Dabney Coleman; Ira Newborn; Richard Halsey; William Gordean; Robert Boyle; Matthew F Leonetti; Jack Webb; Applied Action.; Universal City Studios.; MCA Home Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 17356172
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Based on characters created by Jack Webb for the 1950s and 1960s television program, Dragnet.
Originally released in 1987 as a motion picture by Universal City Studios.
Credits: Music, Ira Newborn ; editors, Richard Halsey, William Gordean ; production design, Robert F. Boyle ; director of photography, Matthew F. Leonetti.
Cast: Dan Aykroyd, Tom Hanks, Christopher Plummer, Harry Morgan, Alexandra Paul, Jack O'Halloran, Elizabeth Ashley, Dabney Coleman.
Target Audience: Rated PG-13.
Description: 1 videocassette (106 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Dragnet (Motion picture)
Responsibility: an Applied Action, Bernie Brillstein production ; a Tom Mankiewicz film ; executive producer, Bernie Brillstein ; produced by David Permut and Robert K. Weiss ; written by Dan Aykroyd and Alan Zweibel and Tom Mankiewicz ; directed by Tom Mankiewicz.
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In a comedy homage to the famed 1950s and 1960s police drama, Detective Joe Friday, the straitlaced nephew of the original, reluctantly teams up with a nonconformist detective named Streebek to save Los Angeles from a power hungry phony TV preacher and a corrupt Police Commissioner, leading to comic adventures with oddball characters.

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