The owner of a football team is found dead in his swimming pool. It looks like an accident, a slip and fall; however, Columbo doesn't really believe in this being an accident and investigates as if it was a murder case - but the person he suspects has a powerful alibi. Written by
Maarten Hofman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
Dean Stockwell later shows up as an accused murderer rather than a murder victim in Troubled Waters (1975). Robert Vaughn's character frames him. See more
At the start of the game after the kickoff, it is 1st and 10 at the 38 yard line. The quarterback is sacked for a 5 yard loss and the radio announcer states that it is now 2nd and 15 but the ball is on the 30 yard line. That would make it 2nd and 18. See more
Columbo, are you in charge of this mess or not?
Sir, I'm only trying to solve a murder...
Edited from A Gathering of Eagles
Eine kleine Nachtmusik
composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart See more