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Dragnet (1987) was a Film directed by Tom Mankiewicz and produced by Robert K. Weiss, Bernie Brillstein, David Permut and Don Zepfel.

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Encore Podcast: The Rise and Fall of "Dragnet"

By David on Aug 14, 2020 From The Man on the Flying Trapeze

In the summer of 1949, "Dragnet" premiered on NBC radio. It was a show that sounded like no other thanks to creator-star Jack Webb's obsession with authenticity. "Dragnet" then moved to TV and ran for most of the 1950s. Its theme song and opening disclaimer -- "The story you are about to see is true... Read full article


THE COPS BLOG-A-THON: Dragnet, 1954

on May 18, 2019 From Caftan Woman

The entertaining and thought-provoking site Dubsism is giving us The Cops Blog-a-Thon in honour of National Police Week. Our host, J-Dub says "This one is all about your favorite fictional cops." Click here to enjoy the contributions. The story you about to see is true. The names have been c... Read full article


OTR Tuesday – Dragnet (1949-1957) Part Two

By Michael on May 1, 2018 From Durnmoose Movie Musings

The short intro: For those who are unfamiliar with the concept, Old Time Radio is the phrase generally used to refer to the time when radio was (mostly) live, and was full of a variety of different shows, as opposed to simply being a means for record labels to use robots to promote the top records o... Read full article


OTR Tuesday – Dragnet (1949-1957)

By Michael on Apr 24, 2018 From Durnmoose Movie Musings

The short intro: For those who are unfamiliar with the concept, Old Time Radio is the phrase generally used to refer to the time when radio was (mostly) live, and was full of a variety of different shows, as opposed to simply being a means for record labels to use robots to promote the top records o... Read full article


The Rise and Fall of "Dragnet"

By David on Oct 6, 2017 From The Man on the Flying Trapeze

In the summer of 1949, "Dragnet" premiered on NBC radio. It was a show that sounded like no other thanks to creator-star Jack Webb's obsession with authenticity. "Dragnet" then moved to TV and ran for most of the 1950s. Its theme song and opening disclaimer -- "The story you are about to see is true... Read full article


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