“Just one more question” were words that the deceitful antagonists on “Columbo” hated to hear. The problem was that though they cringed with irritation when the phrase was spoken by Columbo (Peter Falk), audiences knew that the sly detective was reeling them in for their downfall. Now the “Columbo” DVD collection is available from DVD-Mania when fans visit
Audiences loved watching Falk as the befuddled and often comic detective for more than 30 years. The “Columbo” DVD collection contains all of the mysteries that were more than a chance to watch a fun whodunit. In each mystery the murderer was revealed at the start of the, with viewers left to guess at how the brilliant detective will bring down the antagonists who had underestimated him.
The Columbo DVD collection contains each episode of the landmark detective series that made Falk a television star. Fans will also enjoy seeing some of their favorite funny men in guest starring roles as devious killers who weren’t laughing after they crossed paths with Columbo – Eddie Albert (“Green Acres”), George Wendt (“Cheers”), Dick Van Dyke (“The Dick Van Dyke Show”) and Dabney Coleman (“Nine to Five”), along with stars from other comedies and drama series.
Initially airing on NBC from 1971-1978 as part of the “NBC Mystery Movie” series, “Columbo” returned to television in a series of made-for-television movies that aired on ABC from 1989-2003.
Each episode in the “Columbo” DVD collection shares the story of the sinister plans created by unfaithful spouses, arrogant intellectuals, business people and other criminals who always believed they had covered their bases in concealing their murderous actions, only to discover too late that the smallest misstep always resulted in Columbo uncovering their crime.
Like an animal moving in for the kill, Columbo always solves each mystery. But as the “Columbo” DVD collection shows, the criminals never see it coming.
Each episode in the Columbo DVD collection featured a different perpetrator. They all dismissed the absent-minded detective as stupid at best, and at worse irritating. None of them ever realize that they are being duped by a brilliant detective, though. But viewers will always smile with glee because they know Columbo is reeling in his prey and each Columbo DVD will allow them to watch again as the iconic television detective solves his cases.
The “Columbo” DVD collection include the 55 television episodes that aired on NBC and the 14 ABC movies on 25 DVDs, all of which are uncut, commercial free and unedited. DVDs feature excellent video and audio quality and are included in chronological order based on when they first aired on network television.
The DVDs, which come in a box set with custom artwork, can be played worldwide on any DVD player, DVD-Rom, X-Box or PS2 because they are region free.
But the best part for fans of the legendary detective is that the Colombo DVD collection can be purchased for only $49.95. The set normally retails for $189.99, representing a saving of $140.
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