Peter Gunn - Season 3

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Episode Guide

  • Murder on the Line
    Episode 38
    9/18/61
    8.3
    Cesar Carlyle, a very rich man, hires Gunn to find certain documents which, if made public, could ruin him. Seems the papers were stolen and the thief wants a good deal of money for their return.
  • Down the Drain
    Episode 37
    6/26/61
    7.5
    A man named Paul Condon calls the police and tells them where a cache of stolen jewels can be found. But before any more information can be passed on - Condon is shot down.
  • Voodoo
    Episode 36
    6/19/61
    6.5

    Abel Gunther a small-time Haitian sugar-cane grower, blames the death of his wife on the spirit world. He has a more practical explanation for another of his worries - his cane fields have been leveled by fire.

  • Deadly Intrusion
    Episode 35
    6/12/61
    8.5
    Golf instructor Gil Manson is accused by the police of being a hit and run driver. Manson insists he was giving a golf lesson at the time of the accident, but his pupil has mysteriously disappeared.
  • 6/5/61
    7.5
    Lisa Randolph's well-groomed appearance belies the turmoil of her emotions - as Gunn discovers when he is asked to prevent her from committing suicide.
  • 5/29/61
    7.2

    Gambling man Paul Mitchell and the son of an American diplomat in Acapulco, is shot and wounded while leaving his home.

  • A Matter of Policy
    Episode 32
    5/22/61
    8.4
    Gunman Frank Dineen never objected to killing people for money. This time, however he's going to do a job for himself.
  • Last Resort
    Episode 31
    5/15/61
    7.5
    Clinton Hobart, former movie great, is trying to make a comeback. But hard-driving young producer Les Murdock isn't making matters any easier for the old fellow.
  • 5/8/61
    7.2
    Edward Candell is scheduled to die for the murder of his wife Leona. Tommy McDonald is surprised to hear the verdict - he just saw Leona.
  • 5/1/61
    8.4
    Hero-worshiping Caroline Haskins takes steps to wipe out the Yabocci family, Gunn's archenemies.
  • The Murder Bond
    Episode 28
    4/24/61
    8.0

    Racketeer Joe Cully is out of jail on bail - half a million dollars. Not long afterwards, Cully's car explodes, the body found in the demolished auto can't be identified - and Joe Cully is nowhere to be found.

  • Short Motive
    Episode 27
    4/10/61
    8.2
    Ellen Clary is worried about Paulie Walker, who left a piece of paper with four names on it in her restaurant. The first name, Les Coombs, had a line through it - and now Coombs is dead.
  • A Penny Saved
    Episode 26
    4/3/61
    7.0

    Ballet dancer Nico Belurin escapes from a home for the mentally ill after vowing to kill his old dance partner. The partner hires Gunn to track down Nico before Nico gets to her or her current boyfriend, a gangster, kills Nico.

  • 3/27/61
    7.9

    The gun used in a murder of a drug dealer is found in the possession of a teenager, and family friend Peter volunteers to help clear his name.

  • 3/20/61
    8.8

    Peter receives a call from cabbie Eddie Webb who sees a taxi-dancer being kidnapped by two gangsters. He uncovers the connection between Ruth Millard, a dental nurse turned dance hall girl in an attempt to elude big-time mobster Frank Benedict and things seem rather remote until Pete learns that the truth comes out easily as a tooth when sodium pentathol is the lever.

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  • Portrait in Leather
    Episode 23
    3/13/61
    8.3
    While ex-heavyweight champ Billy Cochrane is training for a comeback, an attempt is made on his life.
  • The Deep End
    Episode 22
    3/6/61
    8.8
    Susan Neilson swims out to the deep end of her pool and drowns. Her swimming instructor, Phil Matterson, left her alone, poured himself a drink and ignored her cries for help.
  • 2/27/61
    7.7
    Tape recordings of a psychoanalyst's sessions have been stolen---and one of them contains the details of a murder.
  • A Kill and a Half
    Episode 20
    2/20/61
    8.9
    It's "trick or treat" night, and Arthur Merrill answers the door to a big surprise.
  • I Know It's Murder
    Episode 19
    2/13/61
    8.3
    Psychic Kevin Daniels asks Gunn to prevent the murder of his mother.
  • 1/30/61
    7.8
    A janitor and his wife see Police Sergeant Lee Davis enter their building and minutes later they hear two shots. They rush to the scene to find Sergeant Davis holding a gun over the body of a dead derelict.
  • Blind Item
    Episode 17
    1/23/61
    7.0
    A blind item in a newspaper gossip column refers to clandestine activities of a wealthy novelist's wife. The novelist, Benton Ridgely, invites Gunn out to his lodge to discuss an investigation. Pete arrives only to find a corpse.
  • Jacoby's Vacation
    Episode 16
    1/16/61
    8.1
    Jacoby tells Gunn that he's going on vacation to some nice quiet place. Gunn tells Jacoby he's got just the place.
  • Bullet in Escrow
    Episode 15
    1/9/61
    8.6
    Ed Stone is released from prison, met by a friend who gives him a gun and makes a call to Peter Gunn.
  • The Royal Roust
    The Royal Roust
    Episode 14
    1/2/61
    5.0

    A royal visitor, King Felix, is visiting the city and it's Jacoby's job to escort him through the city jail.

  • A Tender Touch
    Episode 13
    12/26/60
    7.3

    A bank cashier makes off with a lot of cash then phones Gunn about it.

  • Sepi
    Episode 12
    12/19/60
    7.5

    A young boy, Sepi Toreno, tells Gunn that he saw his father beaten up during the night. But when Gunn calls the police, Sepi disappears.

  • 12/12/60
    8.5

    Detective Eddie Sellers comes close to solving a two-million dollar robbery and pays with his life. His brother Cal, also a detective, is afraid he's next.

  • 12/5/60
    8.5

    The manager of teen idol Bobby Jeeter hires Gunn to deliver money to a blackmailer. Gunn then learns of a possible connection between the blackmailer and the murder of Doris Rainey, who was the hatcheck girl at the club where Jeeter is currently performing.

  • 11/28/60
    8.2
    En route to jail for robbery, Frank Garrett makes his escape.
  • Tramp Steamer
    Episode 8
    11/21/60
    7.9
    The Rico brothers' testimony was responsible for Matt Poliska's deportation, and when Dave Rico is shot, his dying word is Poliska. But Poliska's not supposted to be in the country.
  • 11/14/60
    7.8

    Wealthy sportsman Harley Bernard would like to know who murdered his stable manager. At first Gunn suspects Frank Rousseau, a gangster who once tried to get Wally to fix a race. The next suspect is a seven-foot giant who tries to strangle Gunn. After being rescued by Lt. Jacoby, Gunn visits TV exercise personality Jack LaLanne who identifies the tall man as the "Great Gorza."

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  • The Death Frame
    Episode 6
    11/7/60
    8.1
    Eddie Carson, a small time thug, is sure he's going to be bumped off. He tries to get Gunn to help him but the sleuth is unmoved until it's too late.
  • The Judgment
    Episode 5
    10/31/60
    6.8
    A judge is shot by a convicted man he's about to sentence.
  • The Candidate
    Episode 4
    10/24/60
    6.5
    The candidate for Governor, Adrian Grimmett, runs on a no-taxes platform. Who could possibly want to assassinate him?
  • The Maitre D'
    Episode 3
    10/17/60
    8.9
    A restaurateur's luck takes a definite turn for the worse after he witnesses a gangland murder.
  • Mask of Murder
    Episode 2
    10/10/60
    8.5
    Gunn gets a frantic phone call from Norman Hartley and rushes to Hartley's home - only to find him dead.
  • The Passenger
    Episode 1
    10/3/60
    7.8

    While coming home on the bus, Edward Hines fears that he may be the next victim after he witnesses a man in an apartment strangling a woman.