Best of TV Detectives, Vol. 1


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Best of TV Detectives, Vol. 1
Jack Webb (Actor), Ben Alexander (Actor), n/a (Director) Rated:
Format: DVD

Editorial Reviews
This thrilling 2-DVD set features 20 episodes of the best crime shows including Dragnet, Racket Squad, Man Against Crime, and Treasury Men In Action! A must for every classic TV detective fan! B&W, NTSC.

Disc 1
Dragnet stars Jack Webb as detective Joe Friday in the iconic crime show that set the mold for all that followed.
1. The Big Cast 2/14/1952
2. The Big Phone Call 5/22/1952
3. The Big Casing 6/5/1952
4. The Big Lamp 6/19/1952
5. The Big .22 Rifle for Christmas 12/18/1952
6. The Big Grandma 1/8/1953

Racket Squad stars Reed Hadley as Captain Braddock of the Bunko Squad in this realistic crime series featuring cases ripped from actual police files!
7. The Case of Sweet Charity (date unconfirmed)
8. Home Wreckers 3/13/1952
9. Any One Can Be A Sucker 7/31/1952
10. One More Dream 8/28/1952

Disc 2
Follow That Man stars Ralph Bellamy as hard-boiled private detective Mike Barnett in this lean and mean crime series, a.k.a. Man Against Crime.
11. Fuller’s Folly 11/26/1952
12. Third Rail 2/4/1953
13. Death Takes a Partner 3/11/1953
14. Doll Bandit 6/10/1953
15. The Polecat Shakedown 7/24/1953
16. Murder in the Rough 11/8/1953

Federal Men stars Walter Greaza as the chief of a group federal agents battling hoodlums and racketeers, a.k.a. Treasury Men In Action.
17. The Gentleman Cheat 10/21/1954
18. The Green Feathers 11/25/1954
19. The Tight Squeeze 3/17/1955
20. The Slippery Eel 7/1/1955

Product details
Actors: Jack Webb, Ben Alexander, Ralph Bellamy, Reed Hadley, Walter Greaza
Directors: n, a
Format: Multiple Formats, Black & White, NTSC
Language: English
Region: All Regions
Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
Number of discs: 2
Not Rated
Studio: Pop Flix
DVD Release Date: January 13, 2009
Run Time: 488 minutes