A psychiatrist uses a patient he is having an affair with to help him kill his wife, but his perfect alibi may come apart at the hands of a seemingly befuddled LAPD lieutenant.
A fun, tune-filled retelling of the legendary Christopher Columbus telling of the world being round, and going on his ocean voyage.
A brilliant tort attorney gets rid of her boring husband by faking his kidnapping and keeping the ransom. The FBI may be fooled, but not Columbo.
A gospel singer kills his evangelist wife when she denies him more money and threatens blackmail.
When Graham McVeigh kills his brother and frames a mob bookie for the crime and then kills the bookie and claims self-defense. He finds himself facing trouble from both Columbo and the bookie's superior in the mob.
After a much maligned Hollywood gossip columnist is murdered by her former lover, Columbo tries to find a way to prove he was responsible for the crime.
An American Indian boy and girl sing and dance in the forest along with the animals. Trouble begins when a fire threatens baby birds in their nest.
A mother and daughter pair kill their two-timing lover, and the mother tries to seduce Columbo in an effort to divert suspicion.
Columbo (Peter Falk) investigates a famous restaurant critic for murder.
A beautiful woman and her forensic expert boyfriend try to frame her very rich husband for murder.
A ruthless conductor murders the gifted pianist with whom he is having an affair. Lt. Columbo is on the case.
The mistress of a conductor becomes a target for murder after threatening to tell all to her lover's wife.
A woman shoots her overbearing brother, claiming she thought he was a burglar. Columbo doesn't buy the self-defense claim - he knows it's murder.
L.A. radio moderator Fielding Chase kills Gerry Winters, a member of his staff who tried to help Chase's daughter Victoria (also a staff member) to leave her father and become a novelist
A retired bullfighter credited with saving a young man from a bull arranges the death of the boy's father to protect his own reputation.
When one member of a mystery writing team wants to break from his less talented partner, he becomes the victim in a real-life murder mystery.
Columbo is a friendly, verbose, disheveled-looking police detective who is consistently underestimated by his suspects. Despite his unprepossessing appearance and apparent absentmindedness, he shrewdly solves all of his cases and secures all evidence needed for indictment. His formidable eye for detail and meticulously dedicated approach often become clear to the killer only late in the storyline.