Adam-12 (1968–1975)

Log 64: Bottom of the Bottle 

"Log 64: Bottom of the Bottle" is an episode of Adam-12 starring Martin Milner, Kent McCord, and Norma Crane. An alcoholic woman gets into a public fight with her estranged husband and her new boyfriend tries to kill her. In between, Malloy and Reed assists 2 "good samaritans" with a young woman who slashed her wrists.


(as Alan Crosland)


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Episode complete credited cast:
... Officer Pete Malloy
... Officer Jim Reed
... Mae Pilaf
... Louie
Christopher Dark ... Christopher Pilaf
... Mike Cuaron
... Sgt. MacDonald
Charles Seel ... Manager
Raoul De Leon ... Mr. Hermosa
... Bartender
... Booking Officer
Michael Stearns ... Monk
... Eddie Alvarado


It's Sunday, and as usual Malloy and Reed have picked up Louie, their resident drunk. Over the next few days, they deal with another alcohol related case. They first meet the Pilafs - husband and wife Christopher and Mae - when they are called to break up an altercation at a bar. From the questioning, they learn that the core of the problem is Mae's drinking, she who believes she can handle her booze, but who turns into a different person after a few drinks. Malloy and Reed later meet the Pilafs again, the couple who are trying to make their marriage work. But Mae's life seems to be a catch-22, where her drinking causes their latest problem, which in turn makes her want to drink to relieve the stress. In between dealing with the Pilafs, Malloy and Reed pull over a speeding vehicle which ends up being a case of good Samaritans that made a poor decision in providing their help. This case causes further problems for Adam-12 in an accusation after the fact. Written by Huggo

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Comedy | Crime | Drama | Mystery





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31 January 1970 (USA)  »

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