The Blue Knight(Movie, 1973)

4h | Genres: Action, TV Movie, Crime, Drama
The Blue KnightRating: 3.3/5 (with 44 votes)
The Blue Knight is a 1973 made-for-TV film based on Joseph Wambaugh's 1973 novel The Blue Knight. It gave rise to the 1975 TV series also named The Blue Knight. It ran originally on NBC TV in November 1973, was directed by Robert Butler, and starred an all star cast headed by William Holden as Police Officer Bumper Morgan. The additional cast includes Lee Remick, Anne Archer, Sam Elliott, Joe Santos, and Vic Tayback. The original miniseries consisted of four one-hour episodes (including commercials). ()
Movie poster of The Blue Knight

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About The Blue Knight

Bumper Morgan is a veteran Los Angeles Police Department street cop. He is due to retire after 20 years on the job, but is not letting up on the criminal element on his beat.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Based on: "The Blue Knight" (find it on Amazon)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 4 languages: Bulgarian (BG), English (EN), Italian (IT), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 11/11/1973
Director: Robert Butler
Composer: Nelson Riddle
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Los Angeles quinto distretto di polizia"

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:70945, Added: 03/15/2018, Last updated: 02/09/2021