L.A. radio moderator Chase kills Jerry Winters, a member of his staff who tried to help Chase's daughter Victoria (also a staff member) to leave her father and become a novelist in New York. Chase presents a fine alibi: Winters was shot dead while speaking to him on the phone, even the shooting was recorded on his answering machine. Everything seems perfect, but will Lt. Columbo really believe this story? Written by
Otto Oberhauser <Oberhauser@cc.univie.ac.at>
Did You Know?
About 8 minutes into this episode Mr Shatner's character is wearing a red tie. This appears to be the tie that Faye Dunaway bought for Lieutenant Columbo in the previous episode. See more
when Columbo is talking to Fielding Chase at the restaurant, the position of the coffee cup and flower pot switch back and forth. Is some shots the cup is closer to the edge of the table and in others the flower pot is closer. Most noticeable just before and after Columbo gives Chase the magazine to autograph. See more
Yes, Lieutenant, there's always one more thing. Do you have a problem with short term memory? Perhaps you should consult a physician.