While consoling his morose love-lorn friend Eddie, Jim continues to look for the missing producer. He eventually finds his body but the presumed killer is not whom he had expected.
Did You Know?
The court case at the center of this story was based upon the sensational real life case between Lee Marvin
and his live in girlfriend Michelle Triola
. This episode was produced soon after her heavily publicized lawsuit against Marvin concluded in April 1979 with a judgement in her favor (which an appeals court would subsequently throw out). See more
Near the end in the scene where Eddie is shot, the object in his left hand is dropped and his left arm is across his body. When Jim checks on him, Eddie's left arm is outstretched holding the object. As Jim runs away, his arm is back across his body. See more
This is Jim Rockford. At the tone leave your name and message, I'll get back to you.
Jimmy, this is Dora. Gonna move in with the kids, but I'll sure miss you, dear. Thank you for taking out the garbage every week; I'll send you a card for your birthday.