Nero Wolfe (1981)
7.7/10
11

To Catch a Dead Man 

When the Chief Executive of a shipping line disappears after trying to report a problem to the owner, Nero Wolfe is brought in to find the missing man and the violence begins, starting with Wolfe's orchids.

Director:

Edward M. Abroms

Writers:

John Meredyth Lucas, Rex Stout (characters)

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
William Conrad ... Nero Wolfe
Lee Horsley ... Archie Goodwin
George Voskovec ... Fritz Brenner
Robert Coote ... Theodore Horstmann
George Wyner ... Saul Panzer
Allan Miller ... Inspector Cramer
Cesare Danova ... Nicky Ormond
Kelly Harmon Kelly Harmon ... Susan Ormond
Charles Cioffi ... Harold East
Titos Vandis ... Captain Onterous
Lee Paul Lee Paul ... Martin Kelsey
Frank Christi Frank Christi ... Hit Man
Edmund Stoiber Edmund Stoiber ... Lamar
Jorge Cervera Jr. Jorge Cervera Jr. ... Desk Clerk
Matthew Tobin Matthew Tobin ... Thomas Mumford
Edit

Storyline

When the Chief Executive of a shipping line disappears after trying to report a problem to the owner, Nero Wolfe is brought in to find the missing man and the violence begins, starting with Wolfe's orchids.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 February 1981 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Paramount Television See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

[All trivia items for this title are spoilers.] See more »

Goofs

From a position at street level, firing up into Wolfe's rooftop plant rooms as depicted, the shooter could not possibly have hit the many objects inside shown being struck by bullets. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed