The Rockford Files

1974, TV Show

Full Episodes(99)

Latest Episode: Deadlock in Parma

Jan 10, 1980 Season 6 Episode 12 watch on (Subscription)

A fishing trip in Parma is interrupted when Jim agrees to cast a seemingly harmless proxy vote for his new friend, John Traynor. Before he knows it, Jim is tangled in a complex web of local power, greed and intimidation.

Never Send a Boy King to Do a Man's Job: Part 2

Mar 03, 1979 Season 5 Episode 21

With a wary eye on Angel, Jim sets in motion his elaborate sting operation, a complex scheme involving a popular race track and a traveling King Tut exhibit. Dennis Dugan ("Richie Brockelman: Private Eye") guest stars.
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Never Send a Boy King to Do a Man's Job: Part 1

Mar 03, 1979 Season 5 Episode 20

Hired to help novice detective Richie Brockelman, Jim organizes a sting operation so elaborate that he needs to hold auditions to find the perfect con artists. Dennis Dugan ("Richie Brockelman: Private Eye") guest stars.
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A Material Difference

Feb 24, 1979 Season 5 Episode 19

Jim comes to Angel's rescue once again when the perpetual schemer pretends to be a hit man in exchange for a $10,000 contract. Angel didn't plan to actually kill his target... but he also didn't plan on someone else doing the job for him.
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The Return of the Black Shadow

Feb 17, 1979 Season 5 Episode 18

Former Black Shadow member John Cooper takes his hog out of storage and goes undercover to get revenge when the Rattlers, a hell-raising motorcycle gang, rape his sister and attack his friend Jim Rockford.
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The Man Who Saw the Alligators

Feb 10, 1979 Season 5 Episode 17

An IRS audit and a recently paroled mob hit man with an ax to grind add up to one bad week for Jim Rockford. To escape from it all, Jim heads to the mountains with a pretty accountant. But soon enough, he has more company.
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The Deuce

Jan 26, 1979 Season 5 Episode 16

After serving on a hung jury in a case involving alcohol, a moving vehicle and manslaughter, Jim agrees to help the accused prove his innocence. Mills Watson, James Karen and Robert Sampson guest star.
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The Battle-Ax and the Exploding Cigar

Jan 12, 1979 Season 5 Episode 14

After accepting a ride from an acquaintance who was secretly transporting illegal weapons in a stolen vehicle, Jim winds up being questioned by the feds. But the real mystery is why his "friend" wasn't charged with any crimes.
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With the French Heel Back, Can the Nehru Jacket Be Far Behin...

Jan 05, 1979 Season 5 Episode 13

Jim receives a call from his ex-girlfriend Carol, a former model, shortly before she dies. The police claim suicide was the cause of death, but one of Carol's friends is convinced she was murdered. Erin Grey ("Silver Spoons") guest stars.
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Local Man Eaten by Newspaper

Dec 08, 1978 Season 5 Episode 12

Jim goes undercover as a tabloid reporter on suspicions that The National Investigator is getting its stories from the private files of Richard Hagens, a doctor whose clientele includes several celebrities.
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A Fast Count

Dec 01, 1978 Season 5 Episode 11

Jim's investment in the career of boxer Jesus Hernandez is jeopardized when a television personality makes it her mission to get Jesus's manager, Morry Hawthorne, arrested on a trumped-up federal charge. Mary Frann ("Newhart") guest stars.
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A Good Clean Bust with Sequel Rights

Nov 17, 1978 Season 5 Episode 8

A nervous insurance company hires Jim to keep tabs on Frank Falcone, an ex-cop turned crime novelist who has a reputation for being a loose cannon. Despite Jim's best efforts, Frank ends up tangling with the mob. Hector Elizondo guest stars.
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A Three-Day Affair with a Thirty-Day Escrow

Nov 10, 1978 Season 5 Episode 7

Jim agrees to help a new client, Sean Innes, find a woman named Khedra Azziz. But soon after launching his investigation, Jim is kidnapped and questioned by an Arab family.
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The Empty Frame

Nov 03, 1978 Season 5 Episode 6

When cheeky art thieves unexpectedly crash a party to welcome the city's new police commissioner, they leave with $2 million in paintings and force the male guests to take off their pants. Can Jim restore the hosts' stolen art -- and their dignity?
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Kill the Messenger

Oct 27, 1978 Season 5 Episode 5

With an important promotion at stake, Sgt. Becker asks Jim to help him investigate the murder of the deputy police chief's wife. But neither knows what to do when some unsavory information about the victim surfaces.
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White on White and Nearly Perfect

Oct 20, 1978 Season 5 Episode 4

When the daughter of a high-profile weapons manufacturer goes missing, Jim must join forces with dashing private eye Lance White to find the girl and bring her home. A pre-"Magnum, P.I." Tom Selleck guest stars.
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The Jersey Bounce

Oct 06, 1978 Season 5 Episode 3

After confronting a pair of noisy neighbors who routinely disturb the peace at the local trailer park, Jim gets slapped with a murder accusation. To make matters worse, his new attorney is too busy to come to his aid.
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Rosendahl and Gilda Stern Are Dead

Sep 29, 1978 Season 5 Episode 2

Working girl Rita Capkovic seeks Jim's help in clearing her name after witnessing the murder of her latest john, a prominent doctor. The police suspect Rita is to blame, but she claims to have seen the real killer. Rita Moreno guest stars.
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Heartaches of a Fool

Sep 22, 1978 Season 5 Episode 1

While making a delivery of breakfast sausages, Rocky is forced off the road and has his delicious cargo stolen. Jim starts his investigation by talking to the sausage company's spokesperson, a popular country-western singer.
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