Crime Story (1986–1988)
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Abrams for the Defense 

A pretty female reporter helps public defender Abrams defend a man accused of assaulting a slumlord and he falls for her. Torello, on the other hand, must help his wife get through the tough times.

Director:

Aaron Lipstadt

Writers:

Chuck Adamson (creator), Gustave Reininger (creator) | 3 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Dennis Farina ... Lt. Mike Torello
Tony Denison ... Ray Luca (as Anthony Denison)
Bill Smitrovich ... Det. Danny Krychek (as William Smitrovich)
Steve Ryan ... Det. Nate Grossman
Billy Campbell ... Det. Joey Indelli (as William Campbell)
Paul Butler Paul Butler ... Det. Walter Clemmons
Stephen Lang ... Atty. David Abrams
Darlanne Fluegel ... Julie Torello
Jon Polito ... Phil Bartoli
Johann Carlo ... Cori Luca
Pam Grier ... Suzanne Terry
Ving Rhames ... Hector Lincoln
Kim Staunton ... Mrs. Lincoln
Thomas G. Waites ... Prosecutor
Ned Eisenberg ... Dr. Eisenberg
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Storyline

A pretty female reporter helps public defender Abrams defend a man accused of assaulting a slumlord and he falls for her. Torello, on the other hand, must help his wife get through the tough times.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 October 1986 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

This episode of Crime Story features Pam Grier and Ving Rhames. In 2012 they would appear again together in Mafia. See more »

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