Season 5, Episode 14 The Battle-Ax and the Exploding Cigar

First Aired: January 12, 1979

Rockford hitches a ride with a guy who leaves him with the car (that's right, it's stolen). Eleanor: Marge Redmond. Spelling: Glenn Corbett. Donnegan: Lane Smith. Tony Musia: Dawson Mays.

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  • Premiered: September 13, 1974
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: 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)

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