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Columbo: Death by Sweetcorn  (1979)

Alternative Titles: Corn on the Cob, Cob on, Choke on the Cob

Genre: Mystery

Plot:
Detective Inspector Columbo investigates the death of a woman who chokes eating sweetcorn. Were the nibbles a little too large? Or did her failed novelist husband poison the food?

We know it is murder. Columbo knows it is murder. Ah, you get the picture.

Starring: Peter Falk and Mercedes Benz.

Quotes:
Columbo: "I suppose you expect me to believe that the jolly green giant did it?"


BIFTA Winner: Best Corncobs in a Supporting Role (1980)

Directed by: Morton Pitts. US Colour.

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