Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)
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The Road Back 

When Spenser is protecting someone, he gets shot. He then learns that there a chance that he might lose the use of his injured arm. So he has therapy while waiting for the surgery that ... See full summary »

Director:

Winrich Kolbe

Writers:

Robert B. Parker (characters), John Wilder (developed for television by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Robert Urich ... Spenser
Avery Brooks ... Hawk
Carolyn McCormick ... A.D.A. Rita Fiore
Ron McLarty ... Sgt. Frank Belson
Richard Jaeckel ... Lt. Martin Quirk
Kip Niven ... Dan Mahaffey
David Margulies ... Karl Shore
Tony Shalhoub ... Dr. Hambrecht
Heather Menzies-Urich ... Miss Westmore (as Heather Menzies)
Frank Whaley ... Tommy
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Storyline

When Spenser is protecting someone, he gets shot. He then learns that there a chance that he might lose the use of his injured arm. So he has therapy while waiting for the surgery that could fix it. And at the same time, the man he was protecting, not wanting to let anyone else get hurt is willing to give to the people who were trying to kill him. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 March 1987 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Boston, Massachusetts, USA

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Heather Menzies-Urich, Robert Urich's real-life wife, appeared in this episode as Spenser's physical therapist. See more »

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