When a baby, allegedly fathered by her late husband, is abandoned on the doorstep of his rich, beautiful widow, she hires Nero Wolfe to locate the mother.

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(as Alan Smithee)

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(teleplay) (as Sharon Elizabeth Doyle), (novel)

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Colin Fox ...
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Conrad Dunn ...
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Lucy Valdon
Richard Waugh ...
Manuel Upton
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R.D. Reid ...
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Julian Haft
Shannon Jobe ...
Miss Mimm
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Nicolas Losseff
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Storyline

When rich, beautiful widow Lucy Valdon finds an abandoned baby on her doorstep, she is led to believe that her late promiscuous husband, a successful novelist who died in an accident, is the father. She hires Nero Wolfe to discover the identity of the the infant's mother and during the course of the investigation she and Archie find themselves increasingly attracted to each other. One of the clues he finds is an unusual handmade horsehair button, but when he tracks down the craftswoman who made it, she is uncooperative and soon after is found strangled. When Wolfe orders his operatives to set up a sting in Washington Square Park using the baby as bait, the operation finally bears fruit. Written by Gabe Taverney (duke1029@aol.com)

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Action | Drama | Mystery

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12 May 2002 (USA)  »

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1.78 : 1
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Goofs

Wolfe's men set up their baby sting operation in what is supposed to be Washington Square Park. There is no lake in the landmark Greenwich Village park. See more »

Quotes

Lucy Valdon: Were you followed?
Archie Goodwin: Only if he was very good.
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Humoresque
(uncredited)
Written by Antonín Dvorák
KPM CS 7:7
Archie, Lucy and the baby enjoy the outdoors at Lucy's country cottage
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