The missions of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Emergency Services Detail.
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Complete series cast summary:
John Bennett Perry ...  Deputy Theodore Roosevelt 'Trap' Applegate III 16 episodes, 1979-1981
Mark Harmon ...  Deputy Dwayne 'Thib' Thibideaux 13 episodes, 1979
Joanna Cassidy ...  Deputy Morgan Wainwright 13 episodes, 1979
Brian Frishman Brian Frishman ...  Big Bird 13 episodes, 1979
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240-ROBERT followed the exploits of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Emergency Services Detail. Utilizing helicopters, boats and a customized Ford Bronco, the team managed to extract hapless citizens from various dangerous situations. The series was based on the real life 240 unit of the Sheriff's Department. Written by Chris Fontaine <fontain1@pilot.msu.edu>

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USA

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English

Release Date:

28 August 1979 (USA) See more »

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Operação Resgate See more »

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Runtime:

(16 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Mark Harmon sang Saddle my Dreams. See more »

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Referenced in Battle of the Network Stars VII (1979) See more »

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I love a good Bronco
19 June 2006 | by traitors-gateSee all my reviews

I have seen this show when I was growing up and I liked it very much

Here in my country, the most of TV series of America came in under some format almost without any delay since decades ago.

It is clear that this formula has been reproduced many times but I like the acting freshness, the connection with the characters, and of course the equipment they use in the rescues (who doesn't dream about a bronco)

Well, I hope the DVD industry take care soon about the not so popular shows and release it quickly.

PS: I loved the soundtrack


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