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Regular visitor who can’t locate an article you know you’ve read here before? Or a site newcomer looking to see what you might have missed? Then you’ve come to the right place. This handy page categorises all the main articles on the blog and will point you straight to ’em without having to scroll endlessly or fruitlessly use the search tool. There’s sure to be something to tickle your fancy here – or I’ll report myself to my own superiors…

Editor’s choice

A handful of hidden gems that you might be unaware existed!

Top 10 / listicle articles

Generally light-hearted looks at the best and worst of Columbo – not to be taken too seriously (though some readers inevitably will).

Fan poll results

Fans’ opinions on Columbo topics. The favourite episode poll ran for several years before being retired in 2020 due to very little movement in a solidly established top 10.

About Columbo (the character)

Articles about the real Columbo behind the veneer portrayed to his suspects.

Behind the scenes on the show

Articles about real-life aspects of the show.

Tribute articles

Remembering the contributions of the actors, producers, writers and directors who made Columbo the greatest detective show of them all.



Columbo top 100 scenes

As decided by a panel of experts and published during the COVID lockdowns of 2020. Don’t dare miss it!

Detailed episode reviews

Full summaries and analysis of every Columbo episode in chronological order (if not shown below, they will be added once review completed).

Classic era (1968-78)

‘New’ episodes (1989-2003)

Episode highlights

Bite-sized articles considering the five best moments/scenes from each episode in chronological order (list updated with each new article).

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