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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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The Rockford Files Actor Joe Santos Dies at 84

Joe Santos, who played Lt. Dennis Becker on The Rockford Files, has died, TMZ reports. According to his son, the actor suffered a heart attack on Monday and passed away Friday morning in Santa Monica, Calif. He was 84. Santos was best known for his r… Read more

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Deadlock in Parma Season 6, Episode 12 Jan 10, 1980 Subscription

A fishing trip lands Rockford in the midst of syndicate warfare. Carrie Osgood: Sandra Kerns. Henry Gersh: Joseph Sirola. Stan Belding: Ben Piazza. Sheriff: Henry Beckman.

Just a Coupla Guys Season 6, Episode 11 Dec 14, 1979 Subscription

Two punks try to break into the big-time rackets through a reformed mob boss. Eugene: Greg Antonacci. Mickey: Gene Davis. Joseph Lombard: Gilbert Green. Tony De Michel: Anthony Ponzini.

The Big Cheese Season 6, Episode 10 Dec 7, 1979 Subscription

Rockford comes into evidence of union corruption, mailed by a reporter just before he was killed. Sally: Constance Towers. Chuck Ryan: Alan Manson. George Neff: George Pentecost.

The No-Fault Affair Season 6, Episode 9 Nov 30, 1979 Subscription

Prostitute Rita Capkovic wants a new line of work, but a sadistic pimp wants otherwise. James Garner. Al Halusca: Jerry Douglas. Angel: Stuart Margolin. Linda Hassler: Corinne Michaels. Becker: Joe Santos. Peggy Becker: Pat Finley.

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00:30 — James Rockford, after spending time in prison, now spends his time as a private detective.

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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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