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Spenser: For Hire

The Big Fight (Season 3, Episode 15)
TV Episode | Crime, Drama

Spenser is asked for help by old boxing friend Joey. But when they walk into the warehouse, someone takes shots at them, forcing Spenser to kill the shooter. As it becomes apparent that Joey has deep gambling debts, Spenser takes him to a ...See moreSpenser is asked for help by old boxing friend Joey. But when they walk into the warehouse, someone takes shots at them, forcing Spenser to kill the shooter. As it becomes apparent that Joey has deep gambling debts, Spenser takes him to a hotel to hide out, forcing Joey to realize just how dire his situation is. After Joey takes off, Spenser tries sorting out what Joey was into and how to help him. This leads to Spenser contemplating how people change over time. Written by kamas716 See less
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Writers
Robert B. Parker (characters) | John Wilder (developed for television by) | Jonathan Day
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Feb 6, 1988

Release date
Feb 6, 1988 (United States)
Awards
Series awards
1 win

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10 cast members
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Robert Urich
Spenser Spenser   See fewer
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Barbara Stock
Susan Silverman Susan Silverman   See fewer
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Ron McLarty
Sgt. Frank Belson Sgt. Frank Belson   See fewer
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Austin Pendleton
The Professor The Professor   See fewer
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Anne De Salvo
Mildred Mildred   See fewer
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James Shanta
Mike Walsh Mike Walsh   See fewer
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Debra Satell
Gwen (uncredited) Gwen (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6.8 / 10 | 6 votes