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KRESKY EPISODE GUIDE
SEASON TWO (1977-1978)
E.G. Season 1
- 24. The Schaudenfreuden Conspiracy (Part 1)
- Before he can shut down an international cocaine smuggling ring,
Kresky is framed for the murder of another cop. During a prison transfer,
Kresky escapes and goes on the lam in an attempt to clear his name. But
how long can he stay one step ahead of Interpol, the Feds, a trio of
Nazi war criminals, an Argentinean drug lord, and his colleagues on the
- 25. The Schaudenfreuden Conspiracy (Part 2)
- Kresky traces the trail of evidence south of the border to an
isolated airstrip in the Mexican jungle. There he discovers that cocaine
smuggling is just the tip of the iceberg and that the real motivation
behind the conspiracy may be a billion dollars worth of stolen Nazi
gold. But will Kresky's enemies silence him before he can reveal the
- 26. The Mermaids of Malibu
- When the bodies of some refugee boat people wash up on a Malibu
beach, Kresky receives some invaluable information from a mysterious young
surfer girl. But when some locals tell him the girl is actually a
mermaid, Kresky isn't certain what to believe.
- 27. The Great White Pope
- Parolee and professional wrestler Ira Herlitzer (aka The Pope of
Pain) is doing his utmost to atone for his troubled past as a bank robber.
After doing his time and working hard to become a decent citizen, he is
finally on the verge of winning back the trust of his ex-wife and
children, not to mention his old pal Nick Kresky. Too bad Ira's slimy
parole officer is trying to blackmail him into performing "one last
job". Will Ira do the job - or will he take the law into his own
hands? Kresky may turn out to be the Pope's last best hope.
- 28. Armored Heat
- Determined to get into the police academy and become an officer
for internal affairs, plucky Connie Sommers undertakes her own unofficial
investigation of a series of armored car robberies that she believes were
perpetrated by corrupt cops. But when Connie voices her suspicion to
the wrong man in the department it looks like her number may be up.
Lucky for her she's got Kresky on her side.
- 29. A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall
- After almost three years, has Kresky actually turned up the gun
responsible for his fiancé's death? That's the question that faces the
detective when he stumbles across a misfiled Saturday Night Special in a
police evidence locker. Tracing the gun back to the now imprisoned
street punk who owned it, Kresky wrestles with the demons of rage and
grief. But did the man who's behind bars really do it? Or is he just a
patsy to throw Kresky off the trail of the real killers?
- 30. Kresky and Goliath
- Kresky befriends a learning-disabled Muscle Beach bodybuilder
who has been conned into doing the dirty work for a Santa Monica loan
shark. Can Kresky save this gentle giant before he gets in too deep?
- 31. Sunset Strip
- Kresky unwittingly falls for stripper Sunset Vale who is being
blackmailed by a crime boss to keep tabs on the detective. When Sunset
discovers Kresky is being set up to be killed, she tries to break off
contact with him, but Kresky won't let her go. How far will Sunset
go to protect the man she loves?
- 32. The Low and the Mighty
- When the body of a missing union boss turns up in a backyard
septic tank, the case more than just stinks; it spells danger for Kresky.
The dead man is only the first chapter in a lurid tale of graft and
corruption that will lead the detective all the way to the upper echelons
of the Supreme Court -- if he can stay alive that long.
- 33. Platform Soul
- A mad bomber is blowing up soul-food restaurants in LA. Are
these the acts of a racist extremist trying to make a statement or is it
just meant to look that way? Kresky and Dr. Pibb band together to find
out the truth.
- 34. Baby's Got Claws
- Crime boss and street svengali Big Daddy Mink has the perfect
system for staying out of the Big House -- he lets his women take the
fall for him. Now the only way that Kresky can obtain the critical
piece of evidence that will put Big Daddy away forever is to pose as a
prison guard at a women's penitentiary. But, as Kresky soon discovers,
the prisoners may be women.... but they ain't no ladies.
- 35. Little Girl Blue
- Someone's killing Kresky's old lovers -- and Kresky is the chief
suspect. But when the detective starts to receive troubling love
letters from a deranged admirer, Kresky begins to wonder if he's being
haunted by a ghost from his past.
- 36. Buying the Perfect Frame
- When over a million dollars of heroin disappears from police
lock-up and Captain Marino is implicated, it's up to Kresky to prove his
boss was framed. But when corpses start piling up in Marino's apartment
and the Captain is found drunk and naked in a brothel, apparently beating
a prostitute, even the loyal detective's faith is shaken. If Marino isn't
guilty, there can be only one person responsible for the frame-up,
Gilles Larousse, the master con artist. Only one problem; Marino
killed Larousse five years ago.
- 37. Tilt-a-Whirl of Death
- After one of Kresky's informants turns up dead in a ride at a
carnival sideshow, the detective goes undercover as a carny and finds
himself up to his eyebrows in drugs and danger.
- 38. Premonitions of Murder
- When a diabetic woman is abducted by a crazed loner, her
desperate parents hire a celebrity psychic to aid the police in their
race against time. The psychic and a skeptical Kresky take an
immediate dislike to each other, but the woman gains more and more
credibility with the force and public at large when her conveniently
vague "premonitions" are seemingly confirmed with each new piece of
evidence. The tables are turned when the crazed kidnapper abducts the
psychic whom he believes can see straight into his soul. Suddenly,
Kresky finds himself struggling to save his former rival.
- 39. Mr. Payback
- When his apartment building is scheduled for demolition, Kresky
is elected by his fellow tenants to dispute their case with the new owner.
But when the landlord mistakes the detective for someone else and tries
to put the big hurt on him, Kresky suspects there's more than just a
little urban development going on. Something bad is going down -- and
it's time for Kresky to clean it up.
- 40. Afternoon of the Ninja
- When a Buddhist priest is killed by the cronies of a corrupt
Senator, Kresky is on the case. But it soon appears that there is a
vengeful assassin just one step ahead of the detective, dispatching the
Senator's men one by one. Kresky catches up with the killer and is
shocked to discover that it is a beautiful female ninja named Mika, sent
by her Osaka dojo to exact a slow and terrible revenge on the politician.
Can Kresky stop her from killing the Senator at an afternoon political
rally? More importantly, can he stop himself from falling in love?
- 41. Bad Blood in Anaheim
- Iggy Morton is back and this time he's pulling a foolproof real
estate scam on a wealthy Texas oilman who, in turn, hopes to con a pair of
Arab sheiks into buying the land. The deal sours when Iggy gets greedy
and tries to double-cross the Bel Air rich kid financing the con. The
kid sends his cronies after Iggy, and the deal goes sour when the Texan
smells blood in the water. All hell breaks loose when the Arabs show up
along with the psychopathic Afghanistan arms merchant to whom the kid
owes a million dollars. Add to this the mysterious corpse that's
turned up in Iggy's trunk and you've got a mess only Kresky can
- 42. Code of the Wild
- Buck is a bounty hunter who's got a serious grudge against
Kresky. While Kresky is supervising the transfer of a prisoner from Tahoe
to LA, Buck swoops in to grab the prisoner for himself and collect a
Mafia bounty on the man's head. But the prisoner escapes into the
wilderness, forcing Kresky and Buck to go after him. Soon it becomes
clear that Buck's grudge against Kresky has turned into a paranoid
obsession as the detective and the bounty hunter find themselves locked
in a desperate battle for survival from which only one of them can emerge
- 43. The Late, Great Jake Kresky
- After Kresky is scheduled to testify against a notorious Mafia
don, his father is kidnapped by some hoods who threaten to kill him if
the detective goes through with it. Now, Kresky has less that twenty-four
hours to find his father, catch the bad guys and save the day.
- 44. Most Likely to Kill
- Kresky goes to his high school reunion to discover that one of
his former classmates is a transvestite psychopath hell bent on taking
murderous revenge against the entire class. Chief on his list of
enemies? A certain Nicholas David Kresky.
- 45. See, Speak, and Hear No Evil
- When a blind ballerina accidentally touches a deaf-mute killer's
face after he kills a woman in her building, she becomes his next target
-- and the only man who believes her is Nick Kresky.
- 46. The One Left Behind
- Benny Roscoe, Kresky's old army buddy who reportedly died in a
POW camp, reenters the detective's life as a beachcombing artist haunted
by his experiences during the war. Blaming himself for having left
behind a friend he believed dead, Kresky is tortured with remorse -- until
he realizes that this man is not who he claims to be. Could this be
Benny's mentally deranged twin, come back to even an imagined score?
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