15 certificateThe Detective is a Film programme that first aired in 1968 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

The Detective is a 3 star programme

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The Detective (1968)

Directed by
Gordon Douglas
Robert Hamer

Frank Sinatra impresses in the lead role of this stark crime thriller. He plays a veteran cop with personal and professional problems, whose grim investigation into the murder of a homosexual man leads to the discovery of corruption in high places

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 95 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1968

3/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour


Image for Frank SinatraFrank Sinatra...Det. Joe Leland
Image for Lee RemickLee Remick...Karen Leland
Ralph Meeker...Curran
Image for Jack KlugmanJack Klugman...Dave Schoenstein
Horace McMahon...Capt. Tom Farrell
Lloyd Bochner...Dr. Wendell Roberts
William Windom...Colin MacIver
Tony Musante...Felix Tesla
Al Freeman Jr....Robbie Loughlin
Image for Robert DuvallRobert Duvall...Nestor
Pat Henry...Mercidis
Patrick McVey...Tanner
Dixie Marquis...Carol Linjack
Sugar Ray Robinson...Kelly
Renée Taylor...Rachael Schoenstein