Telemystery, your source for one of the most comprehensive selections of detective, amateur sleuth, private investigator, and suspense television mystery series, mini-series and made-for-television movies, now available on or coming soon to DVD or Blu-ray disc, is profiling one series being released this week.
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Peter Falk stars as LAPD homicide detective Columbo in this long-running series, which initially aired on NBC then later on ABC. (The DVD collections are designated as "seasons" for the NBC episodes and "movie collections" for the ABC made-for-television movies.)
The six movies that comprise the Columbo: The Movie Collection 1991-1993 DVD set include the following: "Caution: Murder Can Be Hazardous to Your Health" (1991, guest starring George Hamilton); "Columbo and the Murder of a Rock Star" (1991, Dabney Coleman); "Death Hits the Jackpot" (1991, Rip Torn); "No Time to Die" (1992, based on an 87th Precinct novel by Ed McBain); "A Bird in the Hand ..." (1992, Steve Forrest, Greg Evigan, Tyne Daly); "It's All in the Game" (1993, Faye Dunaway, who won an Emmy for her performance, with a script written by Peter Falk).
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