Max Barsini is an artist who has a most unusual living arrangement with three women. He is married to Vanessa, and Julie is his live in model. Louise is his first wife who lives next door. Max takes delight in the way they fight for his attention, but also likes to control them. So when Louise starts seeing a psychologist, Max not only fears that she will break away but also that she will reveal a secret that Max will kill to keep hidden and he does. He makes it appear that she drowned but Columbo knows something is wrong.
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Shera Danese is Peter Falks wife in real life See more
While Columbo is looking around the studio in the store room at Vito's bar, he gets dirt on his hands when he opens the window. He takes a handkerchief and goes to the sink, presumably to moisten it to clean his hands. However, when the shot changes to show him turning on the tap, the handkerchief is nowhere to be seen, then he takes his notebook from his jacket pocket, so he hadn't put it in there. See more
I'm a orphan, life's hard when you're an orphan.
You think you got it bad? I'm a double orphan. I got adopted, and then my adopted parents they died too.