A private detective kills the wife of one of his most important clients when she refuses to take part in his blackmail scheme and even plans to expose his unsavoury methods to her husband. In an ironic twist, the PA is rehired by his client to assist Columbo in the investigation.
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French title : Faux témoin. See more
When Brimmer, seated at his desk, says "crystal ball," he holds his coffee cup in his right hand. The camera cuts to Columbo for three seconds, and when the scene switches back to Brimmer, the cup is now in his left hand while his right arm rests over on the arm of his chair. A moment later when Columbo gets up from his chair, the cup is back in Brimmer's right hand as he transfers it to his left. See more
[showing Columbo the company computer
This is our memory bank, lieutenant. Millions of bits of information, all cross-filed and on tape, immediately available. There're more electrical impulses in this room than in your brain.