Some of the information below has been obtained from the fantastic "The Columbo Phile" by Mark Dawidziak. I would like to thank Mark for all his work in making the History of television's Finest Mystery Series. The episode descriptions in most cases were sent to me by Peter's Office.

Episode Guide Listings By Seasons


P.1 Prescription: Murder
P.2 Ransom For A Dead Man

Season One

1.1 Murder By The Book
1.2 Death Lends A Hand
1.3 Dead Weight
1.4 Suitable For Framing
1.5 Lady In Waiting
1.6 Short Fuse
1.7 Blueprint For Murder

Season Two

2.1 Etude In Black
2.2 The Greenhouse Jungle
2.3 The Most Crucial Game
2.4 Dagger Of The Mind
2.5 Requiem For A Falling Star
2.6 A Stitch In Crime
2.7 The Most Dangerous Match
2.8 Double Shock

Season Three

3.1 Lovely But Lethal
3.2 Any Old Port In A Storm
3.3 Candidate For Crime
3.4 Double Exposure
3.5 Publish Or Perish
3.6 Mind Over Mayhem
3.7 Swan Song
3.8 A Friend In Deed

Season Four

4.1 An Exercise In Fatality
4.2 Negative Reaction
4.3 By Dawn's Early Light
4.4 Troubled Waters
4.5 Playback
4.6 A Deadly State Of Mind

Season Five

5.1 Forgotten Lady
5.2 A Case Of Immunity
5.3 Identity Crisis
5.4 A Matter Of Honor
5.5 Now You See Him
5.6 Last Salute To The Commodore

Season Six

6.1 Fade In To Murder
6.2 Old Fashioned Murder
6.3 The Bye Bye Sky-High I.Q. Murder Case

Season Seven

7.1 Try And Catch Me
7.2 Murder Under Glass
7.3 Make Me A Perfect Murder
7.4 How To Dial A Murder
7.5 The Conspirators

Season Eight

8.1 Columbo Goes To The Guillotine
8.2 Murder, Smoke, And Shadows
8.3 Sex And The Married Detective
8.4 Grand Deceptions

Season Nine

9.1 Murder, A Self Portrait
9.2 Columbo Cries Wolf
9.3 Agenda For Murder
9.4 Rest In Peace, Mrs Columbo
9.5 Uneasy Lies The Crown
9.6 Murder In Malibu

Season Ten

10.1 Columbo Goes To College
10.2 Caution: Murder Can Be Hazardous To Your Health
10.3 Columbo And The Murder Of A Rock Star

Season Eleven

11.1 It's All In The Game
11.2 Butterfly In Shades Of Gray
11.3 Undercover


S.1 Death Hits The Jackpot
S.2 No Time To Die
S.3 A Bird In The Hand ...
S.4 Strange Bedfellows
S.5 A Trace of Murder - 25th Anniversary
S.6 Ashes to Ashes
S.7 Murder With Too Many Notes

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