It’s really too bad the industry feels and has responded the way it has. It’s seriously missing a new market. A new show would have to be done right with the right feel. We have better tools today and a great blueprint on which to build. There’s still a market and fan interest, but sadly the industry has yet to embrace it.
30 years ago today, Miami Vice premiered on NBC, and the world of television entertainment changed almost immediately.
The style of the sets and the fashions, the boldness of the cops and the bad guys, the bright, surreal day shots melding with the murky noir night shots, and the music — oh, the impact the music had on the scenes and how we viewers felt… that’s the real production breakthrough.
They knew they were going to have their work cut out for them. Convincing Lombard that DeMarco was skimming had been a piece of cake. But now persuading DeMarco to cooperate with the law was going to take some expert handling.
A few lights had been left on toward the back so that the outer office would not be in total darkness. Castillo made his way quickly to one of the file cabinets across from his office and retrieved the records he wanted to review. On his way back, he passed Sonny Crockett’s desk and something he noticed there made him stop.
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