A dentist is threatened by a divorce, because his wife loves another man, and his father-in-law, who wants to collect his gambling debts. He decides to kill his wife's lover, and frame his wife for it, to get out of the situation. Columbo tries to solve the murder. Written by
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Columbo makes a couple of references to having been in the force 22 years. It was indeed 22 years before this movie that the first ever Columbo movie was released. See more
Columbo complains to Wesley that he has a "sensitive tooth on the left", as he chews his bagel on the right and holds his hand to his painful jaw - on the left. But when Columbo goes to the dentist, the dental work is done to a tooth on his right. And afterward, at the outdoor café, Columbo holds his hand to his painful jaw - on the right. See more
If a movie were to be made about their marriage, it would be 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Part 2'.
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