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R.I.P. Peter Falk

The actor Peter Falk has died at the age of 83. He appeared in a number of John Cassavetes films (including 1970’s Husbands) as well as Wim Wenders’ Wings of Desire, but was best known for playing shambolic yet persistent detective Lieutenant ColumboHere’s a great clip of Falk going head to head with Permanent Plastic Helmet favourite Rip Torn in Columbo, which was the best example I could find of his famed “just one more thing” trick. Enjoy:

Clip courtesy of YouTuber stndrs79.