The legendary Peter Falk is back!! It's time to dust off the rumpled trenchcoat one last time of this landmark crime series in this special offering of COLUMBO THE COMPLETE SERIES. This 34 disc collection, of every season and mystery movie ever made, will once again allow fans and collectors alike, as well as latent newcomers a chance to (re)visit Columbo's unique investigative style of this memorable television classic. Here is a preview of what fans can look forward to with this October 16, 2012 release:
The notable guest stars will include:
Robert Culp, Ray Milland, Eddie Albert, Suzanne Pleshette, Don Ameche, Leslie Nielson, Roddy McDowell, Valerie Harper, Dean Stockwell, Leonard Nimoy, Martin Landau, Marc Singer, Johnny Cash, Steven Bocho, John Cassaveties, Vincent Price, Martin Sheen, Dana Elcar, George Gaynes, Jackie Cooper, Katey Segal, Ann Driscoll, Dierdre Hall, Vera Miles, Dick Van Dyke, Larry Storch, George Hamilton, Robert Conrad, Jack Cassidy, Janet Leigh, Sal Mineo, Robert Vaughn, Ricardo Montalban, Hector Elizondo, Robert Loggia, Patrick McGoohan, William Shatner, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kim Catrall, Ed Begley Jr., Little Richard, Rue McClanahan, Rip Torn, Faye Dunaway, Anthony Andrews, Fisher Stevens, Lindsey Crouse, Richard Kiley, Gary Conway, Lee Grant, Leslie Ann Warren, Robert Foxworth, Ruth Gordon, Andrew Stevens, Ida Lupino, Honor Blackman, and many, many more!
The episode list for the (24) MYSTERY MOVIE COLLECTION is as follows:
(1968 and 1971 Pilots)
1. Prescription Murder
2. Ransom For A Dead Man
3. Columbo Goes To The Guillotine
4. Murder, Smoke and Shadows
5. Sex And The Married Detective
6. Grand Deceptions
7. Murder, A Self Portrait
8. Columbo Cries Wolf
9. Agenda For Murder
10. Uneasy Lies The Crown
11. Columbo Goes To College
12. Caution: Murder Can Be Hazardous To Your Health
13. Columbo And The Murder Of A Rock Star
14. Death Hits The Jackpot
15. No Time To Die
16. A Bird In The Hand
17. It's All In The Game
18. Butterfly In Shades Of Grey
20. Strange Bedfellows
21. A Trace Of Murder
22. Ashes To Ashes
23. Murder With Too Many Notes
24. Columbo Likes The Nightlife
Smart, witty, and always entertaining, COLUMBO is on the beat after unlikely criminals who always think they can (and always try, without success) to outsmart TV's most probing and perceptive detective.
A unique, clever and unforgettable series that will remain a very memorable classic.
*UPDATE 10/18/12* The picture quality is excellent!