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The Sweeney

  • Season 2
  • 13 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

Det Insp Jack Regan (John Thaw) and George Carter (Dennis Waterman) have a simple mission in life: catch villains - and they don''t care if they have to tread on the toes of their superiors or ignore police procedure to do it.

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Episode 5: Hit and Run

Summary

Carter's wife Alison is targeted by a hit-and-run driver while performing a routine errand on his behalf. Police investigations reveal she was wearing the coat of a fellow teacher with dubious connections. Patrick Troughton and Liz Smith guest star, with John Thaw and Dennis Waterman.

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Cast

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Det Insp Jack ReganJohn Thaw
Det Sgt George CarterDennis Waterman
Det Chief Insp Frank HaskinsGarfield Morgan
Alan FowlerGary Waldhorn
Judy GrindenSheila Ruskin
Reg CroftsPatrick Troughton
Alison CarterStephanie Turner
FladgeMargaret Whiting
Mr PenkethMichael Sheard
Johnny MoxomJames Snell
Mrs DaviesLiz Smith
Mrs CarterKatherine Parr

Crew

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DirectorMike Vardy

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