Left Header Right Header
Header 3a   Header Right End A Header Right End B Space
Header Left 3b
Movie Reviews Movie Trivia
FREE Membership MatchFlick Friday - Win Free DVDs

Member Login  [help]
Member Trends
 Top 10 List
 Exclusive Interviews
 Horror Club
 Zombie Club
Movie News
 Current News
 News Archives
Message Board
 Go To The Forum
Cool Statistics
 Member Stats
 Trivia Stats
Columns   [more]
 Have You Been Sp...
 But Can She Act?...
 They're Not The ...
 Time Does Fly Wh...
 Column Archives
Popular Movies  [more]
 World War Z
 Mission Impossible 4
 Twilight Breaking Dawn
Popular People  [more]
 Leonardo DiCaprio
 Megan Fox
 Tom Cruise
 Join for FREE
 About MatchFlick
 Privacy Policy
 Guess That Scene
 RSS Feeds
MatchFlick Member Reviews

1 review / review this flick

Dragnet 1987

From Amazon: The line between parody and tribute can be hard to draw, but any marginally hip baby boomer who ever watched Jack Webb's straight-laced Detective Joe Friday caught a glimmer of the comedic vein waiting to be mined beneath Dragnet's gritty Los Angeles streets. In 1987 moviegoers had yet to be crushed under the weight of the 1990s TV remake mania, and Dragnet comes off as fresh and funny. Dan Aykroyd plays Joe Friday, the straight-arrow nephew of Webb's iconic cop. This part was made for him (in fact, he's given top writing credit), and under his steely exterior you can tell he's having a ball delivering those rapid-fire...

Directed By:
No image existsTom Mankiewicz
Written By:
No image existsTom Mankiewicz
No image existsAlan Zweibel
No image existsDan Aykroyd
No image existsDan Aykroyd
No image existsTom Hanks
No image existsChristopher Plummer
No image existsHarry Morgan
No image existsElizabeth Ashley
No image existsDabney Coleman
No image existsAlexandra Paul
No image existsKathleen Freeman
No image existsJack O'Halloran

Buy on DVD

Member Reviews Add to Favorites A Favorite of... Buy/Rent on DVD
Subscribe to MatchFlick Movie Reviews through RSS Read Reviews / Post Review

Dragnet Movie Review by Ron (6/21/2007)

'Dragnet' the movie is a parody of 'Dragnet' the television series. It stars Dan Aykroyd as no nonsense detective Joe Friday and Tom Hanks as Pep Streebeck, his hip wise cracking partner. The plot has the two mismatched partners trying to solve a case involving the sleazy publisher of a playboyesque magazine [Dabney...

(complete Dragnet review by Ron)

  Terms of Use | Press | Contact Us
Partnership and Advertising Opportunities | Movie Database | Merchandise

©2004-2017 MatchFlick®. All rights reserved.

Web Analytics