Mike Connors played an unnamed police undercover agent who infiltrated organized crime to expose the leaders and their plots. His name changed with each episode in order to protect him. ... See full summary »
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 Nick Stone (37 episodes, 1959-1960)
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Mike Connors played an unnamed police undercover agent who infiltrated organized crime to expose the leaders and their plots. His name changed with each episode in order to protect him. Originally, he was to be named Nick Stone but eventually, he was occasionally called "Nick." Written by J.E. McKillop <jmckillo@notes.cc.bellcore.com>

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He walks a tightrope between life and death as a police undercover man!

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Drama | Crime

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8 September 1959 (USA)  »

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En la cuerda floja  »

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(37 episodes)

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(Westrex Recording System)

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1.33 : 1
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"Only one man got away....me"
1 August 2003 | by (Calgary AB Canada) – See all my reviews

A fine if formulaic series. The star's escape as the police closed in was the high point of suspense. He also wore his .38 in a distinctive position

  • behind his back. If "Tightrope" were to be issued on DVD I would buy it
in an instant.


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