The Rockford Files 1974 | TV Show Watchlist

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Cranky but likable L.A. PI Jim Rockford pulled no punches (but took plenty of them) in this popular 1970s series, which won the star an Emmy and brought the character back in several TV-movies. Rockford was an ex-con (sent to the slammer for a crime he did (more…)

Premiered: September 13, 1974

Rating: TV-PG

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Dirty Money, Black Light Season 3, Episode 22 Apr 1, 1977 Free

Rockford enters the case after his father, Rocky, vacationing in Hawaii, receives huge sums of money in the mail at home, and suddenly both the mob and Federal agents are interested in his good fortune.

To Protect And Serve, Part 2 Season 3, Episode 19 Mar 11, 1977 Free

Police groupie Sweeney jeopardizes the lives of Rockford and Patsy Fossler, the woman he is shielding from hit men, when she tells the thugs where Jim is hiding her. Part 2 of 2.

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James Garner Jim Rockford
Noah Beery Jr. Joseph `Rocky' Rockford
Joe Santos Det. Dennis Becker
Stuart Margolin Evelyn `Angel' Martin