Witness for the Prosecution (1957)
Mentioned by name.
Pete Desmond describes the plot while talking to Paul Drake.
Angel wants to title his book by this name but Rockford tells him it's already been used by someone else.
When Laura asks why someone would have an elevator in his house, Steele connects it to Charles Laughton
takes its title from the classic film
"Witness for the Prosecution" is one of the videotapes seen in Tommy's hotel room.
A fragment of this film is shown.
Seen on a television
This film is #6 on the "Courtroom Drama" list.
The title 'witness for the persecution' is a spoof of the title 'witness for the prosecution'
The title 'witness for the execution' is a spoof of the title 'witness for the prosecution'