Gideon Oliver is an anthropology professor at Columbia University who uses his knowledge of other cultures to solve crimes, aided by his daughter/assistant Zina.
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The five episodes of "Gideon Oliver" appeared as part of "The ABC Mystery Movie", a series of two-hour episodes featuring a different crime-solver each week, from among Gideon Oliver (Louis Gossett, Jr.), Columbo (Peter Falk), Kojak (Telly Savalas), and B.L. Stryker (Burt Reynolds). See more
Edited into The ABC Mystery Movie