TV Movie | | Drama, Mystery
A wealthy realtor sends out dozens of copies of a book that paints the FBI in an unfavorable light. They harass her. So she turns to Nero Wolfe to get them off her back.
Filmed in 1977 as a series pilot, it was put on the shelf for two years. In the interim its star, Thayer David, died. The film finally aired December 18, 1979, as a midnight movie.
Has he told you about his new hobby? Throwing darts!
Nero Wolfe: It is not a hobby but an activity to placate Doctor Vollmer who thinks I weigh too much.
Archie Goodwin: What do you suppose gave him that idea?
Nero Wolfe: You may laugh, Sir. But I owe my life to these excess pounds which ...
The David Lewis in this episode is David Lewis (III)