Ransom for a Dead Man
Columbo Season 1

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In this made-for-TV movie, Lee Grant plays a wily lawyer who murders her husband then arranges to make it appear that he's been kidnapped. She plans to allow the body to be found by the cops during the ransom pick-up. However, Columbo wears down Grant's alibi.


Peter Falk
as Lt. Columbo
Lee Grant
as Leslie Williams
Harold Gould
as Agt. Carlson
Patricia Mattick
as Margaret
Paul Carr
as Hamond
Harlan Warde
as Paul Williams
John Fink
as Michael Clarke
Richard Roat
as Perkins
Bill Walker
as Crowell
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