Parole Chicago

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Parole Chicago
Genre Crime, comedy, period piece
Starring Christoph Waltz, Gottfried Vollmer
Country of origin Germany
Original language(s) German
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 13
Running time 25 min
Original network ARD
Original release 24 September – 17 December 1979

Parole Chicago was a German television series directed by Reinhard Schwabenitzky, starring Christoph Waltz as Eduard "Ede" Bredo, an inept wannabe criminal in 1920s Berlin. Its entire run of 13 episodes first aired in 1979. The show was loosely based on Henry Slesar's Ruby Martinson series of short stories, written from 1957 to 1962.[1]

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  1. ^ "Parole Chicago: Infos zur TV-Serie". 1979-09-24. Retrieved 2012-03-12. 

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