Michael Shayne: Season 1, Episode 5

Call for Michael Shayne (4 Nov. 1960)

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Mike is hired to investigate a suspicious death that the police have already ruled as accidental. When his activities threaten the election campaign of a would-be state attorney, the career... See full summary »

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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Richard Denning ...
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Lucy Hamilton
Herbert Rudley ...
Police Lt. Gentry
Gary Clarke ...
Dick Hamilton
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Marge Jerome
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Dr. Thomas Thompson
Ross Elliott ...
Roger Morgan
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Arthur Devlin
Gregory Morton ...
Burt Masters
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Maureen Boyle
Gloria Blondell ...
Gloria LaDonna
Hank Patterson ...
Manager
Gloria Robertson ...
Ted Thorpe ...
Ellis
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Mike is hired to investigate a suspicious death that the police have already ruled as accidental. When his activities threaten the election campaign of a would-be state attorney, the career of a prominent doctor and the insurance investigator who approved the claim for payment, he is slugged, drugged and framed for murder. Written by David Bassler

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4 November 1960 (USA)  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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[last lines]
Lucy Hamilton: Are you *absolutely sure* that you don't remember anything that happened between you and that girl?
Michael Shayne: Angel, do you know what I think would be nice?
Lucy Hamilton: No. What?
Michael Shayne: A little cruise on the Caribbean... moonlight on the water, soft music...
[Mike leads Lucy from the room]
Dick Hamilton: You know, I think my sister is just a little gullible.
Tim Rourke: Deadly.
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