The Laughing Policeman

The Laughing Policeman (1973)

"This movie is so real it makes every other movie in this town look like a movie."
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When a gunman opens fire on a crowded city bus in San Francisco, Detective Dave Evans is killed, along with the man he'd been following in relation to a murder. Evans' partner, Sgt. Jake Martin, becomes obsessed with solving the case.

Stuart Rosenberg
Walter Matthauas Sgt. Jake Martin SFPD
Bruce Dernas Insp. Leo Larsen SFPD
Louis Gossett Insp. James Larrimore SFPD