Mannix

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  • Episode Guide
  • S 8 : Ep 24

    Hardball

    Aired 4/13/75

  • S 8 : Ep 23

    Search for a Dead Man

    Aired 4/6/75

  • S 8 : Ep 22

    Design for Dying

    Aired 3/23/75

  • S 8 : Ep 21

    Bird of Prey (2)

    Aired 3/9/75

  • S 8 : Ep 20

    Bird of Prey (1)

    Aired 3/2/75

  • Cast & Crew
  • Mike Connors

    Joe Mannix

  • Joseph Campanella

    Lew Wickersham (1967-1968)

  • Robert Reed

    Lt. Adam Tobias (2nd Season)

  • Ward Wood

    Lt. Art Malcom

  • Gail Fisher

    Peggy Fair

  • show Description
  • Mannix starts out in the corporate offices of Intertect, but soon moves into private employ, with a secretary and a batch of clients eager to hire a tough investigator with a touch of satisfaction in his cerebral grasp of the world. A Link & Levinson invention, developed by Bruce Geller.

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  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (44)

    • Mannix: (To the car rental girl who pulls up in a car, referring to the gunman who is 'persuading' Mannix to ride with him.) Sorry...he tried harder.

    • Gloria: How will I get in touch with you? Mannix: Don't. Contact Lew Wickersham from now on.

    • Figueroa: I am not afraid to face death, Mr. Mannix. Mannix: Maybe not, but you're facing it. Figueroa: What do you suggest I do? Mannix: Maybe finish your dinner.

    • Lew Wickersham: We go by the book and we walk on eggs.

    • Orlando Quinn: As Anatole France once said: "The law in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets."

    • Juile West: This is supposed to be the coward's way out, but is the only way left to me, to those that I love and who love me, miss me a little but not too much. I'm not worth much really.

    • Dean Devlin: Wan't to take a look at next week right now, doll?

    • Rose: To trot down to the Starview lanes and bowl a couple of lines.

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    Notes (85)

    • This Episode was filmed on location in Palm Springs, California. Locations include Palm Springs Ariel Tram,Santa Rosa Mountain,San Jacinto National Forest Near Banning, and a golf course.

    • Wende Wagner who guest starred in this episode was known for the role of Lenore 'Casey' Case on the series "Green Hornet".

    • Guest stars Vic Perrin and Vincent Gardenia also appeared in The Desilu produced series "MISSION:Impossible". The episode was titled "The Council, Parts 1 and 2". This episode aired during 1967-1968 season.

    • Neil Diamond who guest starred in this episode performed his hit "Solitary Man".

    • First episode that deals with a client on a death row sentence.

    • Buffalo Springfield appear in this episode and perform two songs, "Bluebird" and "For What It's Worth".

    • Pat Priest who guest starred in this episode was known for the role of Marilyn Munster on the series "The Munsters".

    • Whitney Blake who guest starred in this episode was known for the role of Dorothy Baxter on the series "Hazel".

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    Trivia (44)

    • Kim Hunter was an Academy Award winning actress.

    • This episode aired on TVLand's first night of operation.

    • The Intertect Building is located at 3470 Wilshire Boulevard. At the time it was know as the Tishman Plaza Office Building.

    • This is the first episode of Mannix, that deals with Nazi hunters and war criminals.

    • First episode that deals with Anthrax

    • This is the first episode that Mannix, speaks Armenian from his descendance and cultural background. Without subtitles.

    • This is the only episode of Mannix that brothers Joseph and Frank Campanella appear together. Consequently Frank Campanella, appeared in 3 more episodes on Season 2 and 3 as Lt. Dave Angstrom.

    • The U.S. and Mexican Border, was filmed in the San Ysidro Border Crossing.

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    Allusions (4)

    • Mannix: (To the car rental girl who pulls up in a car, referring to the gunman who is 'persuading' Mannix to ride with him.) Sorry...he tried harder. Refers to the Avis Car Rental Company slogan "We try harder."

    • This is the only episode of the first season that the title of the episode and the credts are switched from white to yellow.

    • Paul Picerni who guest starred in this episode was known for the role of
      Agent Lee Hobson in the Untouchables and his character in this episode it's Roger Stack,
      such as his co-star Robert Stack, playing Elliot Ness.

    • When Joe Mannix says : Smile you're on Candid Camera, It refers to the famous 1960's comedy reality TV SHOW CANDID CAMERA, in which Unsuspecting people are placed in confusing, impossible, embarrassing, ridiculous, and hilarious positions, while their reactions are recorded on a hidden camera.

  • Fan Reviews (4)
  • Da da da dun!

    By jamoon2006, Jul 17, 2008

  • Tough gumshoe with a heart of gold!

    By skaizun, Oct 13, 2006

  • MANNIX Joe Mannix: a street-wise cop fighting crime "his way" with plenty of action and style and coolness.

    By jpjwilson, Feb 14, 2006

  • Big Joe.

    By crazyrhythm, Aug 30, 2005

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