Gunn is hired to deliver the body of a man's dead son to him in Mexico.

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Ramon DeCara
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Maria DeCara
Rodolfo Hoyos Jr. ...
Captain Noriega (as Rodolfo Hoyos)
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Gunn is hired to deliver the body of a man's dead son to him in Mexico.

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8 June 1959 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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Peter Gunn
Music by Henry Mancini
Henry Mancini and His Orchestra; John Williams, piano; Robert Bain, guitar; Jack Sperling, drums; Rolly Bundock, bass; Larry Bunker, vibes; Richard Nash, Milt Bernhart, trombone; Pete Candoli, Conrad Gozzo', trumpet; Ted Nash, alto sax; Ronnie Lang, baritone sax; Gene Cipriano, flute.
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Some Good Touches, but Nothing Special
15 April 2014 | by (Claremont,USA) – See all my reviews

Good opening and in daylight too. An armored car is robbed and the stash taken. So why is Pete hired to accompany a coffin to Mexico, where most of the action takes place.

Pretty fair episode, not as stylish or with as much noir, as usual. Nonetheless, the acting is first-rate. For example, Miriam Colon is excellent as the tearful Maria. And, guys, catch that first passion sequence with Edie. The camera doesn't flinch as it looks down her bra-less top. How's that for lifting the lid on the uptight 1950's. Then too, catch that flamenco dance that's about as spirited as any I've seen. That's along with a cool jazz number by Pete's favorite torch singer and squeeze. And note that when Ramon (Caruso) turns his head, a big scar suddenly pops up. It's colorful bits of stagecraft like this that helped lift the series. Nothing special in this 30-minutes, just another entertaining entry in a ground-breaking series.


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