Hill Street Blues

  • 1981
  • TV Show
  • TV-14

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 Blues' copped more than two dozen Emmys, eight in its rookie season. With its gripping stories and c (more…)

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Season 7, Episode 1 Suitcase

First Aired: October 2, 1986

A plane crashes on the Hill and its cargo of cocaine is stolen by a three-time loser (Jack Kehler); tainted aspirin is found on the shelves of a local store; Belker (Bruce Weitz) uncovers a hotel running a welfare scam. Joyce: Veronica Hamel. LaRue: Kiel Martin. Buntz: Dennis Franz. Corea: Alex Colon.

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  • Premiered: January 15, 1981
  • Rating: TV-14
  • Premise: 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)

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