The Magician

Season 1 Episode 5

Ovation for Murder

Aired Tuesday 9:00 PM Nov 06, 1973 on NBC



  • Quotes

    • "My grandfather used to say, 'A man grows through pain.' I just grew." -- Albie Allikolos, upon learning that someone he thought was a friend had just drugged him in an effort to frame him for murder.

      "Well, it helps fill those empty evenings." -- Tony Blake, in response to Albie Allikolos statement that he was going to a lot of trouble to help him.

      "The only trouble with you is you don't like anybody to say thank you. But I'm a sentimental Greek. When I have something to say, I say it. Thank you." -- Albie Allikolos to Tony Blake

      "Yes, well of course, I deal in fantasy. And there is one advantage in that ... the people you meet." -- Tony Blake, In response to the villain's claim that his explanation of a murder scheme was a "fantasy"