The Blue Men

The Blue Men
Type TV Special
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 30mins.
Genres Drama
Keywords pilot, police
Status Completed
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Edmond O'Brien Actor Roy Brenner 1 1000001
Richard Lepore Actor Ernie Brenner 1 1000002
Cameron Prud'Homme Actor Captain Marshak 1 1000003
Jack Warden Actor Joe Cushing 1 1000004
Eileen Heckart Actor Rose 1 1000005
James Westerfield Actor Mack Harris 1 1000006
David Lewis Actor Lanier 1 1000007
Rafael Campos Actor Jules Roman 1 1000008
John Frankenheimer Director n/a 2 2000001
Martin Manulis Producer n/a 3 3000001
Alvin Boretz Writer n/a 120782 4000001
Synopsis
The pilot film for "Brenner." The story focuses on the relationship between two police officers: Detective Roy Brenner, a 12-year veteran with a long and distinguished career, and his son Ernie, a recent police academy graduate. In the pilot episode, Roy is demoted to patrolman when he refuses to arrest a youth, accused of a theft, whom he believes is innocent.