A former student (Rick Weaver in the first of five annual appearances) is accused of the fatal stabbing of his ex-violin teacher, but the murder was actually a hit -- a "reformed" mobster and his lawyer, ambitious for political office, are trying to smoke out the violinist's identical twin brother, a thug with almost no redeeming qualities, to waste him before he goes honest and spills the beans about other crimes.
Did You Know?
The picture of the man in Cillford's office is that of then NYC Mayor John Lindsay. See more
When the assassin Green Hat fires one barrel of his shotgun at McCloud, it sounds like he's firing a rifle. When McCloud fires back and Green Hat, in falling, fires the second barrel, it's a normal shotgun sound. See more
You are the person who arrested Louis Brocco?
Yep, that's right.
We play with him.
You do? Well, I'm afraid he's not gonna be able to come out and play today.
Oh no, no, no, we are string quartet.