Mannix (1967–1975)
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Walk with a Dead Man 

Mannix is about to leave his office to meet a client one night when he receives a telephone call suggesting that he spend the night at home instead. As he exits his office, a shot is fired ... See full summary »

Director:

Harvey Hart

Writers:

Richard Levinson (created by), William Link (created by) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Mike Connors ... Joe Mannix
Gail Fisher ... Peggy Fair
Peter Mark Richman ... Martin Emory / Harry Glidden (as Mark Richman)
Dane Clark ... Lt. Ira Deegan
Marian McCargo ... Laura Emory
Helen Westcott ... Faye
Parley Baer ... Archie
William Fawcett ... Desk Clerk
Bart La Rue Bart La Rue ... Vince (as Bart LaRue)
Breena Howard Breena Howard ... Marcia (as Hollie Hayes)
Larry Vincent Larry Vincent ... Wino
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Storyline

Mannix is about to leave his office to meet a client one night when he receives a telephone call suggesting that he spend the night at home instead. As he exits his office, a shot is fired at him. Mannix manages to meet the client anyway, a secretive executive who claims that a blackmailer is threatening to reveal embarrassing information about his wife. But as the case grows more involved, Mannix' client suddenly denies having hired him, or even knowing who he is. Written by aldanoli

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 January 1970 (USA) See more »

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Paramount Television See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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When Mannix tries to open the gate near the conclusion of the episode, he frantically pushes a bunch of buttons to no avail. But when the police arrive a few seconds later, he has no trouble entering the proper code. See more »

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Very good---and a couple nice supporting performances.
14 November 2013 | by MartinHaferSee all my reviews

Joe Mannix is about to leave his office to go meet with a new client. However, something REALLY odd happens--he gets a phone call from an unknown guy who strongly advises Joe to stay home! He naturally ignores the caller but the second he walks out the door, a bullet nearly hits him! A bit later, Joe meets with the client. Mr. Emory is apparently being blackmailed and he wants Joe to take care of the payoff. However, this payoff goes badly--and now the guy wants double! Way to go, Mannix! But things get worse. While investigating for Emory, Mannix shoots someone...and it now seems like EVERYTHING was a setup! But why?!

Aside from one dumb part in the finale (where Mannix disables a guard and DOESN'T take the gun--duh!), this is a dandy episode with an interesting plot and a couple great supporting performances. Parley Baer, an old familiar face, places a hilariously old hippie. And, the guy working the desk at the hotel--he was a hoot! Well worth seeing.


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