With his rumpled raincoat, ever-present cigar, bumbling demeanour and Sherlock Holmesian powers of deduction, disarmingly polite homicide detective Lieutenant Columbo took on some of the most cunning murderers in Los Angeles, most of whom made one fatal, irrevocable mistake: underestimating his investigative genius.
Dr. Cal Lightman teaches a course in body language and makes an honest fortune exploiting it. He's employed by various public authorities in various investigations, doing more when the ... See full summary »
In the final shot of the series finale, the camera starts to drift over the empty 15th Precinct squadroom before moving out of the frame as the final shot fades to black. Director Mark Tinker said that this show symbolized the show's audience "passing on" as the show ended its run, while knowing that the characters they loved were continuing their unseen lives. See more »