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  Columbo - The Most Dangerous Match (Chess episode)




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Mon Sep 16 2019 7:45PM | edited: 7:46:09 | MsgID: 19795182


Originally posted by: "Earl of Norfolk"
I loved that episode. Haven't seen it since it was originally broadcast. In the final scene, the grandmaster falls into Fool's Mate, which of course is nothing any real GM would do.




I remember it being a trilogy with Mcloud and Rock Hudson with Mrs Mcmillian? (or close). I was a kid and all I remember was Columbo was the one I did not beg to stay up and watch.







Earl of Norfolk

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Sun Sep 15 2019 1:51AM | MsgID: 19795137


I loved that episode. Haven't seen it since it was originally broadcast. In the final scene, the grandmaster falls into Fool's Mate, which of course is nothing any real GM would do.







Taotaomonas

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Wed Sep 11 2019 4:51PM | edited: 5:10:07 | MsgID: 19795046



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Colint

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Tue Sep 10 2019 6:16PM | edited: 9:41:33 | MsgID: 19795005


Are yes get it???







nimzo1

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LCF 128 Fide approx. 1890




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Tue Sep 10 2019 5:21PM | MsgID: 19795004


he knows hes going to lose... so. ive seen it but it was a long time ago. I think its called the most dangerous game.







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Mon Jan 28 2019 8:34PM | MsgID: 19790455


Originally posted by: "Colint"
Watched an hilarious old Columbo detective yawn yesterday it starred Lawrence Harvey (remember him!) as an hearing aid wearing chess grandmaster, it starts with him in a bizarre dream sequence him being lost on a giant chess board, he's due to play but goes on to kill his superior Russian opponent depicted as an congenial fat old geezer, nothing like a real Russian grandmaster...they had an impromptu game in a French restaurant using salt and pepper pots and all manner of other pieces...there was some interesting mention of real chess past players, and the one game they showed at the end at least showed a real checkmate.




Turn off that **** machine!







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Wed Jan 23 2019 12:01PM | edited: 12:03:44 | MsgID: 19790355


Watched an hilarious old Columbo detective yawn yesterday it starred Lawrence Harvey (remember him!) as an hearing aid wearing chess grandmaster, it starts with him in a bizarre dream sequence him being lost on a giant chess board, he's due to play but goes on to kill his superior Russian opponent depicted as an congenial fat old geezer, nothing like a real Russian grandmaster...they had an impromptu game in a French restaurant using salt and pepper pots and all manner of other pieces...there was some interesting mention of real chess past players, and the one game they showed at the end at least showed a real checkmate.