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"Mike Hammer" Death Takes an Encore (1958)

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Mickey Spillane (characters)
Frank Kane (teleplay)
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Original Air Date:
7 March 1958 (Season 1, Episode 8)
Mike investigates a disheveled man's wild tale about a man that he killed six months ago dying a second time in a car accident two days ago... See more » | Add synopsis »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Darren McGavin ... Mike Hammer
Diane Brewster ... Miss Patti

Ted de Corsia ... Pat - Police Captain

John Dennis ... Flannery

Peter Coe ... Stanley
Lou Krugman ... Abel Terrell
Ralph Gamble ... Lou
Jan Arvan ... Maitre'd
Tim Graham ... Morgue Attendant
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Richard Kipling ... Club Patron (uncredited)
Brick Sullivan ... Deputy Sullivan (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Richard Irving 
Writing credits
Mickey Spillane (characters)

Frank Kane (teleplay)

Cinematography by
William Bradford (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Dick Connors 
Art Direction by
Don Ament 
Makeup Department
Jack Barron .... makeup artist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Charles O'Malley .... assistant director
Sound Department
Harold Hanks .... sound
Camera and Electrical Department
James V. King .... camera operator (uncredited)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Vincent Dee .... costume supervisor

Series Crew
These people are regular crew members. Were they in this episode?
Film Editing by
Sam E. Waxman 
Paul Baxley .... stunts (uncredited)
Dick Crockett .... stunts (uncredited)
Hal Needham .... stunts (uncredited)
Ed Parker .... stunts (uncredited)
George Robotham .... stunts (uncredited)
Ronnie Rondell Jr. .... stunts (uncredited)
Ken Terrell .... stunts (uncredited)
Dale Van Sickel .... stunts (uncredited)
Joe Yrigoyen .... stunts (uncredited)
Music Department
Paul Dunlap .... composer: themes
Dave Kahn .... composer: theme music
Production CompaniesDistributorsOther Companies

Additional Details

USA:26 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Did You Know?

[last lines]
[Miss Patti is destined for the electric chair]
Mike Hammer:Oh, what a waste.
Miss Patti:You know somethin'?
Mike Hammer:Hmm?
Miss Patti:You smart guys burn me up.
Mike Hammer:Oh no, baby, not us. We just set it up. The warden takes it from there...
[the police lead Patti away]
Mike Hammer:What a waste.
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