I don't think there had ever been another series like that. And the show degenerated into a boring formula: Belker's phone calls to his mother, practically every episode ending with Davenport and Furillo fucking, just having fucked or about to fuck, ho hum.
%0D %0D Later the writing got bad and the storylines more distasteful.
But I think alot of closeted people do this.%0D %0D 60 year old Marinaro has signed with Days Of Our Lives. The ensemble cast, the camera work, the inter-locking storylines that went on for more than one epiosde... His Phil Esterhaus was one of the anchors of the show.Grace Gardner, a uncontrollably horny older woman who had been Esterhause's lover was brought back..a nun.Yes, things got really bad.%0D %0D But I have fond memories of that show.Way too big for his face and looked like a caterpillar crossing his lip.
An arm around the shoulders, a hand on the chest, a hand on the back... I wonder if the writers wanted to evoke the homo-erotic undertones that are pervasive in predominantly male environments, or if the actors just couldn't keep their hands off od each other.
She was gorgeous, but succumbed to bad plastic surgery... But in this interview he goes out of his way to mention that she was "beautiful on the inside". As I have been re-watching the series I am noticing lots of man on man contact.