That's How Murder Snowballs
Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) Episode A-05
Jeff and Marty during their 'act'
Production Info
Director Paul Dickson
Story by
Screenplay by Ray Austin
Production Code
IMDB Ref tt0682602
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Transmission Info
Season 1
Episode 5
Airdate 19 October 1969
Previous Episode Never Trust a Ghost
Next Episode Just for the Record


The mind-reading act at the theatre goes wrong - the stooge shoots the mind-reader when a real bullet is swapped for the blank. Jeff Randall investigates, and - with the help of Marty - becomes a mind-reader himself, and in the process, clears the fall guy and finds the real villain.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 IMDB entry

Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) 1969
My Late Lamented Friend and Partner I A Disturbing Case I All Work and No Pay I Never Trust a Ghost I That's How Murder Snowballs I Just for the Record I Murder Ain't What It Used to Be! I Whoever Heard of a Ghost Dying? I The House on Haunted Hill I When Did You Start to Stop Seeing Things? I The Ghost Who Saved the Bank at Monte Carlo I For the Girl Who Has Everything I But What a Sweet Little Room I Who Killed Cock Robin? I The Man From Nowhere I When the Spirit Moves You I Somebody Just Walked Over My Grave I Could You Recognise the Man Again? I A Sentimental Journey I Money to Burn I The Ghost Talks I It's Supposed to Be Thicker Than Water I The Trouble with Women I Vendetta for a Dead Man I You Can Always Find a Fall Guy I The Smile Behind the Veil