Hill Street Blues: Season 7 Reviews

November 30, 2018
While Hill Street Blues remained excellent throughout its run, the show did stumble in its final years, occasionally resorting to the one thing that this groundbreaking program completely avoided in its creation: Formula.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
November 30, 2018
There are moments of stark beauty and unexpected connection throughout Hill Street Blues -- and moments that speak to the urban blight and horrors that marked the inner cities of the '80s.
Full Review | Original Score: A
November 30, 2018
A gripping, funny, touching, horrifying panorama of urban life, and of the struggles of the men and women tasked with the never-ending job of keeping a terrible situation from getting even worse.
November 30, 2018
With warmth and humor, this beautifully written series proved that police dramas need not consist of cardboard characters.
November 30, 2018
Hill Street made a place for characters who knew intractable grief and oratorical flourish and who were much too human to change easily.
Full Review | Original Score: A