The Amazing Spider-Man: Season 2, Episode 5

Photo Finish (7 Feb. 1979)

TV Episode  -   -  Adventure | Crime | Sci-Fi
6.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.4/10 from 15 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Peter is interviewing a coin dealer and is showing Peter a valuable collection when someone breaks in and knocks Peter out. When he comes to, the police ask for the pictures he took. When ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

Related Items

Search for "Photo Finish" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Photo Finish (07 Feb 1979)

Photo Finish (07 Feb 1979) on IMDb 6.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Amazing Spider-Man.
« Previous Episode | 11 of 14 Episodes | Next Episode »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview:
...
Robert F. Simon ...
Chip Fields ...
...
...
Weldon Gray
...
The Lieutenant
Kenneth O'Brien ...
Cork
Jennifer Billingsley ...
Bonita Gray
Milt Kogan ...
Wiley
Edward Walsh ...
Prison Guard
Davis Roberts ...
The Judge
Livia Ginise ...
Newsreader
Chip Johnson ...
Police Officer
Wendy Oates ...
Police Officer
Edit

Storyline

Peter is interviewing a coin dealer and is showing Peter a valuable collection when someone breaks in and knocks Peter out. When he comes to, the police ask for the pictures he took. When Peter develops the film, he discovers a picture he didn't take which appears to be of the robber and it appears to be a woman. Peter chooses not to give it. Peter talks to the dealer ex wife who could resemble the woman in the picture. It turns out the dealer was behind it and is trying to frame his ex wife. The police think Peter didn't give them all the pictures so he is arrested. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

frame up | photo | rare coin | See All (3) »


Edit

Details

Language:

Release Date:

7 February 1979 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Cork: [about Bonita Gray] Why are you so anxious to pin it on her?
Weldon Gray: She's nothing. She was in a sleazy café serving over a filthy counter when I first met her.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Peter Gets Framed
27 November 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

In "Photo Finish", Peter Parker was framed for a robbery of a coin collection and goes to jail for it.Will he be able save himself from this unlikely predicament?

Peter was doing a story on a rare coin collection.Then a robbery took place by disguised thieves.One of them apparently pretended to be an ex-wife of the coin collector. Being a photographer,Peter accidentally took a photo of one of the thieves and discovers it during its development.He was asked to turn them to the police but he instead decide not to do it was it will incriminate the ex-wife of the coin collector.He then was taken to jail for his refusal.Of course,we know that Peter will overcome this predicament as he managed to escape from jail using his superhero powers and brings the thieves into justice.

The action was once again entertaining and enjoyable.Added to that,it was pretty cool as well considering that it came from the seventies.The only thing that was somewhat questionable was Peter's frame up for the crime considering that he did not use his First Amendment rights and a jail break would have been considered a crime.But nevertheless,it was still one of good episodes of the 16- episode TV series.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
DVD? KARNEDGE
Finally seen most of this. It was a decent series that... Kevjess74
Favorite Episodes? HOTsunrise
Live-action Spider-Man/Hulk team up film? mr_l_thompson
Can anyone tell me what episode this is? Locin Blade
Can anyone tell where you can watch episodes online? mxlj
Discuss Photo Finish (1979) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?