TV Series | TV-PG | | Comedy, Crime
Sight-gags and non-sequiturs dominate this spoof of police dramas. The six episodes formed the basis for later very successful "Naked Gun" movies.
In 1994, Leslie Nielsen (Frank Drebin) appeared in the popular British Saturday night entertainment show "Noel's House Party". Which at the end of the show, Nielsen and host Noel Edmonds parodied the famous closing credits from "Police Squad!" ... ...
Det. Frank Drebin:
Various: Yes, I know.
The opening credits format, with the announcer intoning "'Police Squad!', in color!" and on-screen act numbers after commercial breaks(Act I, Act II, etc.) was a parody of Quinn Martin Productions' crime dramas which had a similar format.
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