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Columbo

The Most Dangerous Match (Season 2, Episode 7)
Not Rated
TV Episode | 74 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

A chess player murders his opponent before a big match. Lt. Columbo must out-maneuver this crafty, but craven, killer.
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Writers
Jackson Gillis (teleplay by) (story by) | Richard Levinson (story by) (created by) | William Link (story by) (created by)
Composer
Dick DeBenedictis (music score) (as Dick De Benedictis)
Cinematographer
Harry L. Wolf (as Harry Wolf)
Status
Edit Released
Updated Mar 4, 1973

Release date
Mar 4, 1973 (United States)

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Cast

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23 cast members
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Peter Falk
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Laurence Harvey
Emmett Clayton Emmett Clayton   See fewer
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Lloyd Bochner
Mazoor Berozski Mazoor Berozski   See fewer
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Jack Kruschen
Tomlin Dudek Tomlin Dudek   See fewer
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Heidi Brühl
Linda Robinson (as Heidi Bruhl) Linda Robinson (as Heidi Bruhl)   See fewer
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Paul Jenkins
Sergeant Douglas Sergeant Douglas   See fewer
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Michael Fox
Dr. Benson Dr. Benson   See fewer
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Oscar Beregi Jr.
Proprietor (as Oscar Beregi) Proprietor (as Oscar Beregi)   See fewer
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Richard Drout Miller
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Manuel DePina
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Stuart Nisbet
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John Finnegan
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Benjie Bancroft
Chess Match Observer (uncredited) Chess Match Observer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mickey Golden
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Harks
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Hitchcock
Chess Match Observer (uncredited) Chess Match Observer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Shep Houghton
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Hans Moebus
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Jeffrey Sayre
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Arthur Tovey
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Bob Whitney
Detective (uncredited) Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.4 / 10 | 1,628 votes