While on a sailing-boat, Helen Stewart witnesses far-away, inside a room, a man with a gun killing another. She notifies the fact to the Police and Lt. Columbo begins to investigate. The man is the famous General Martin Hollister, a war hero. Lt. Columbo searches his house and afterwards he is very doubtful about Helen's statement.
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was set to sit out this episode, saying he was sick. The studio threatened to sue Falk. He then returned to the set. See more
Columbo's lit cigar disappears as he crosses the threshold from General Hollister's bedroom to the living room. See more
Your pot's overcooking.
That is not a pot! It's a crock!