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Columbo

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A Stitch in Crime starring
Peter Falk
Leonard Nimoy
The skilled hands of a surgeon are instruments of healing but, as Lieutenant
Columbo discovers, they can also be tools for death. When a surgeon begins to operate in a dangerous and deadly manner, the crumpled detective brings his incisive wit to bear on a case of medical murder.
Screenplay by SHIRL HENDRYX Produced by DEAN HARGROVE Directed by HY AVERBACK
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Contributors

Unknown: Peter Falk
Unknown: Leonard Nimoy
Unknown: Shirl Hendryx
Directed By: Hy Averback
Columbo: Peter Falk
Dr Barry Mayfield: Leonard Nimoy
Dr Edmund Hiedeman: Will Geer
Marsha Dalton: Nita Talbot

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