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The Lawless Years: The Poison Ivy Story

Ruditsky is temporarily assigned to duty in a Brooklyn precinct and must get the goods on a gang of hooligans who are pulling off a series of drug store robberies.

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x18
Airdate: Thursday August 27th, 1959

  • Currently 7/10
7/10 (1 Vote cast)
Guest Stars
Gene Collins (1)
As Ding Ling
George Conrad
As Izzy Lipschultz
Harry Dean Stanton
As Maxie Margolis
Selette Cole
As Polly
Frank DeKova
As Harry the Hat
Marjorie Bennett
As Mother Gin
Steve Gravers
As Rivkin
Ted de Corsia
As Captain McCloskey
Tom Pardew
As Bobby Jaeger
Main Cast
James Gregory
As Barney Ruditsky
Episode Notes
Frank De Kova would go onto play Chief Wild Eagle on F Troop.

Episode Quotes
Ruditsky: In Brooklyn, when it's quiet, you worry.

Ruditsky: (to Mother Gin) Listen here, you old hag, you know something and you're going to tell me.

Mother Gin: Whadda you want?
Ruditsky: You wanna guess?

Polly: My dad's in Sing Sing.
Ruditsky: I know. I sent him there.

Harry the Hat: (about Ruditsky) You put the word that if he don't get outta Brooklyn I'm gonna cut his greasy heart out.

Other Episode Crew

ProducerJack Chertok
EditorJohn Baxter Rogers
CastingRalph Acton
Production CoordinatorMilton Trager
Program ConsultantBarney Ruditsky
Warning: The Lawless Years season 1 episode 18 guide may contain spoilers
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