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Police Story: The Watch Commander (1988)

This is the story of policeman who has been on the job for over forty years. And one of his duties is to look out for all of the officers under him cause he is the watch commander. And it ... See full summary »

Director:

Gary Nelson

Writer:

Mark Rodgers

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jack Warden ... Joe Wilson
Gregg Henry ... Off. Don Carpenter
John D'Aquino ... Lt. Carl Corelli (as John DiAquino)
Ben Marley ... Off. Lee Morgan
Timothy Gibbs Timothy Gibbs ... Off. John Reynolds
David Graf ... Off. Jim Schaeffer
Leah Ayres ... Nancy Morgan
Carmen Argenziano ... Capt. MacDonald
James Ray James Ray
Robert Briscoe Evans
Robert Schenkkan
Bonnie Bartlett ... Margaret Wilson
Ron Recasner Ron Recasner ... George Parkinson
Diana James Diana James ... Eileen Carpenter
Rion Hunter ... Raul Garcia
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This is the story of policeman who has been on the job for over forty years. And one of his duties is to look out for all of the officers under him cause he is the watch commander. And it seems that a lot of them have a lot of problems including the new lieutenant. And a 15 year veteran who's feeling the stress of the job. And at the same time he is being egged by the captain to retire cause he thinks he's too old. And his wife would like him to retire also. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 November 1988 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Burbank, California, USA

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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One scene of a nightclub at the top of a hotel was filmed at the Holiday Inn in Hollywood. See more »

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Followed by Police Story: Monster Manor (1988) See more »

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