Hill Street Blues 1981 | TV Show

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Steven Bochco's landmark ensemble crime drama was an often electrifying mix of realism and humor within continuing storylines (in an unnamed big city), paving the way for gritty successors like `NYPD Blue' and `Homicide: Life on the Street.' `Hill Street B (more…)

Premiered: January 15, 1981

Rating: TV-14

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Season 1, Episode 14 Rites of Spring

First Aired: May 19, 1981

A narc faces manslaughter charges after he guns down a youth; LaRue (Kiel Martin) starts to hit the bottle on the job. Part 1 of two. Weeks: Charles Hallahan. Hill: Michael Warren. Shirret Anders: Van Nessa Clarke. Henry: Joe Spano. Coffey: Ed Marinaro. Belker: Bruce Weitz.

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Season 1, Episode 15

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