Genre: Adventure \ Comedy Rating: 6.4
 B.J. and the Bear (1978) (View More Info)
IMDB User Ratings: 6.4 (1504 votes)
B.J. and the Bear 1978 Cover
DirectorsChristian I. Nyby II Bruce Bilson Charles R. Rondeau Gil BettmanMusicStu PhillipsWilliam BroughtonJohn CacavasDick Halligan
Year 1978Runtime 1 Hour 00 Minutes
Country United StatesProduction Glen A. Larson Richard Lindheim Michael Sloan
IMDB Rating 6.4Language English
Genre Adventure, Comedy CastGreg Evigan , Eric Server , Linda McCullough
B.J. McCay was a good-looking young trucker who traveled around the country in his big red & white rig, with a single companion - his pet chimp, Bear. B.J. was based in rural Georgia and was confronted by a succession of corrupt local sheriffs - Elroy P. Lobo (who was later given his own series, Lobo); Sgt. Wiley of Winslow County and his two fellow lawmen, Sheriffs Cain and Masters. The only honest cop B.J. seemed to encounter was the Fox, who spent much of her time trying to trap the crooked local cops. Tommy was a lady trucker friend and Bullets ran the local hangout, the Country Comfort Truck Stop.In 1981, B.J. settled down to run a trucking business in Los Angeles called Bear Enterprises. His new adversary was Rutherford T. Grant, a corrupt politician who headed the state Special Crimes Action Team. Grant was a silent partner in TransCal, the largest trucking firm in California and stopped at nothing to stomp out potential competition. Because of Grant's intervention, B.J. found it impossible to get regular truck drivers to work for him and had to settle for a crew of 7 young, beautiful lady truckers, including a pair of identical twins and Grant's daughter, Cindy.
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A trucker and his pet monkey travel the highways of America, getting into various adventures and misadventures along the way.