Harold likes to gamble, but as a rule he loses and he is heavily in debt. His uncle is the famous Big Fred who is the owner of a football team and he is a millionaire. But Harold can't get a dime from him. So Harold decides to kill his uncle by a pipe bomb under his car. He is not surprised when he is told Big Fred is dead. He is surprised however that the death is due to a road accident. He rushes to his uncle's house and he finds Lt. Columbo getting excited about the car with the bomb... Written by
Baldinotto da Pistoia
Did You Know?
The football footage which shows two mock American football teams are excerpts from an actual Canadian Football League game shot in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, between the Saskatchewan Roughriders and the Edmonton Eskimos. See more
The morning after Harold places the pipe bomb on the car he is shown lying in bed on his back (from a top down camera angle). The phone rings and the camera angle switches to a side shot and he is now lying on his right side. No time had passed to allow him to switch positions. See more
Because Of You
Music by Dudley Wilkinson
Lyrics by Arthur Hammerstein See more