The adventures of a Los Angeles Fire Department Battalion Chief's family and crew.

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Laurence Heath
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Lorne Greene ...  Battalion Chief Joe Rorchek 20 episodes, 1981-1982
Andrew Stevens ...  Ted Rorchek 17 episodes, 1981-1982
Julie Adams ...  Ann Rorchek / ... 17 episodes, 1981-1982
Sam J. Jones ...  Chris Rorchek / ... 17 episodes, 1981-1982
Adam Rich ...  Danny Blake 16 episodes, 1981-1982
Martina Deignan Martina Deignan ...  Haley Green 14 episodes, 1981-1982
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Storyline

Joe Rorchek is a 30 year veteran of the LA Fire Department. His sons follow in his footsteps, as does 13-year-old adopted Danny who wants to be a fireman. Heavy on teaching us all about fire safety. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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USA

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English

Release Date:

20 September 1981 (USA) See more »

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Runtime:

(19 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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a great show in the tradition of Emergency
30 June 2002 | by dtucker86See all my reviews

I always loved Emergency as a kid and this show reminded me of it so much. Lorne Greene was great as the wish fire chief and everyone else on the show was great as well. I believe viewers want realism and this show certainly tried to give it to them, they even showed films of actual famous fires. It was cancelled way too soon. What I also liked about it was the way they would have public service messages at the end of every episode and would say be safe its a nicer world with you in it.


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