Tagged with Edward Woodward

Classic TV intros #8: The Equalizer

A regular series looking back on classic TV show intros … Programme The Equalizer (88 episodes, 1985-89). Premise Former secret agent Robert McCall (Edward Woodward) sets himself up as a New York private detective/trouble-shooter, dispensing sometimes rough justice upon criminals in defence of the helpless and powerless. The intro The Equalizer‘s theme tune was created … Continue reading

6 of the best: 80s cop shows

I was laid up in bed with some kind of not-swine-flu virus a couple of weeks ago, and spent several happy hours revisiting one of my favourite TV shows from my teenage years. Moonlighting (which is currently airing every weekday on CBS Drama in the UK) ran for 66 episodes between 1985 and 1989, introducing us to … Continue reading