A popular folk singer's plane has crashed. Two passengers have died, and one has escaped with minor injuries. Was it really an accident? How could it not have been? Or, was it really a nearly perfect murder? Columbo is called in to find out. Written by
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In-joke: Tommy Brown refers to his unseen music arranger as "Nick Solacanto"; the director of the episode is Nicholas Colasanto
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Columbo calls out to a mechanic working on an airplane in the hanger. The mechanic looks up and stands up straight. A second later, the mechanic is back under the hood of the airplane working on the engine as if he never stood up. See more
[Showing ID in a hushed tone
L.A.P.D., Lieutenant Columbo. I just didn't want to identify myself in front of the reporter.
Well, it's like you're saying, it's better to be unofficial until you get the facts.
I Saw the Light
Written by Hank Williams
Performed by Johnny Cash See more