Tracy stumbles on a jewel smuggling racket when the criminal mistakenly sells him a genuine sapphire instead of an imitation. Tracy hides in an Egyptian mummy case in order to trap museum thieves, but faces death when the mummy case in which he's hiding is about to be thrown into an incinerator. Watch now. A master criminal called The Spider puts the famous detective's brother under a hypnotic spell and turns him against Dick. Expensive diamonds are stolen but before the thief can fence them he is strangled by ex-con Cueball, who then takes the gems and continues murdering people he believes are trying to swindle Supervillain Mr. A mad doctor named Zanoff uses a drug to bring himself back from the dead after his execution in prison. Dick Tracy sets out to capture Zanoff before he can put his criminal gang back together again. Dick Tracy investigates the theft of a fortune of fur coats, a possible insurance swindle and several murders, all linked to a huge thug who wears a hook in place of his right hand.
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Watch the video. Title: The Dick Tracy Show —. Two scientists with a secret time travel project find themselves trapped in the time stream and appearing in notable periods of history. Supervillain Mr.
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Criticized for its violence the series remained popular but ended unexpectedly when Byrd died of a heart attack in In all, 41 known episodes were produced and aired by ABC between and Neither acted much outside according to imdb. Earlier this year I tried to track down entities that might have more episodes, but companies I looked at for those recordings are long gone and I hit alot of dead ends. My dad had brought it home on a trial basis, since we could not afford one. My mother allowed me to eat in front of the TV as a speiclal treat. Arnold Stang, who at that time worked with Milton Berle, did the commercial. The DVD on sell.
The series was produced from to by UPA. Tracy employed a series of cartoony subordinate flatfoots to fight crime each week, contacting them on his two-way wristwatch radio. A gag used in several shows was that if one of Tracy's detectives found themselves in sudden danger a bullet speeding towards them, falling off a cliff, etc. Action would resume only after the sign-off catchphrase, "Six-two and even, over and out" was spoken at the end of the call. Villains taken from Dick Tracy creator Chester Gould's popular comic strip usually had names that served as descriptions of their physical appearance or some other peculiarity. All were paired with another villain for the cartoon series. They included Flattop who worked with B.