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Dog Watch (1997)

R
Video | 100 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

A San Francisco, California detective (Sam Elliott) goes wild when he discovers his partner dead and the presumed culprit standing over him. After beating the man to death, he comes to his senses and realizes that he has to get rid of the ...See moreA San Francisco, California detective (Sam Elliott) goes wild when he discovers his partner dead and the presumed culprit standing over him. After beating the man to death, he comes to his senses and realizes that he has to get rid of the body of the beaten man. Dumping the man in the river, he returns to his partner's body and calls in the death. He is then given a new partner (Esai Morales) and is assigned to investigate the death of a man just pulled from the river causing all the expected problems. However, the investigation leads to police corruption and his own partner's involvement in drug running. Written by John Sacksteder See less
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Martin Zurla (story) (screenplay) | Dan Lauria (story)
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Updated Feb 21, 1997

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Aug 15, 1997 (United States)

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33 cast members
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Sam Elliott
Charlie Falon Charlie Falon   See fewer
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Esai Morales
Murrow Murrow   See fewer
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Paul Sorvino
Delgoti Delgoti   See fewer
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Dan Lauria
Halloway Halloway   See fewer
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Richard Gilliland
Orlanser Orlanser   See fewer
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Richard Zavaglia
Wasserman Wasserman   See fewer
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Perry Moore
Jerome Johnson Jerome Johnson   See fewer
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Benjamin Brown
L.A. Cop L.A. Cop   See fewer
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Mike Burstyn
Levinson Levinson   See fewer
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Conni Marie Brazelton
Mrs. Johnson Mrs. Johnson   See fewer
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Tony Campisi
Priest Priest   See fewer
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Sean Johnston
Clerk - Evidence Room Clerk - Evidence Room   See fewer
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Keith Forster
Cop #1 Cop #1   See fewer
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John Hayden
Cop #2 (as John Patrick Hayden) Cop #2 (as John Patrick Hayden)   See fewer
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Bill Blair
Cop Driver (as William Blair) Cop Driver (as William Blair)   See fewer
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Sharon Webster
Lab Tech Lab Tech   See fewer
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Jerry Carlton
Mechanic Mechanic   See fewer
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Wayne Doba
Owner Owner   See fewer
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Conrad L. Ricketts
Man In Window (as Conrad Ricketts) Man In Window (as Conrad Ricketts)   See fewer
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Liz Frances Rolfe
Neighbor Neighbor   See fewer
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Johan-Carl Nowack
Homeless Man (uncredited) Homeless Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Carter Raff
Principal (uncredited) Principal (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.4 / 10 | 310 votes