Synopsis by Hal Erickson
Deadly Weekend stars Lloyd Bridges as LA beat cop Joe Forrester. Patrolling his old neighborhood, Forrester gets wind of an impending gang rumble. This information puts a dent in his search for a knife-wielding robber. Things get personal when a close friend of Joe's is killed. As Saturday blends into Sunday, the rumble deadline draws closer, and the robber is still at large. Deadly Weekend was first shown on November 4 and 11, 1975, as a two-part episode of the weekly Joe Forrester TV series.
gang-violence, police-officer, neighborhood, killing, robbery