Young script writer Gayle Yamada warns Jessica that Hollywood producer Avery Stone insists on stealing the essential plot of one of her mystery books for his TV series starring celebrity Gary Patterson as Dr. Valiant. Shortly after Sid Sharkey, who decided to fire Gary and continue the plagiarist project himself with re-hired director Bert Puzo, dies from a bomb package. In an attempt to sleuth on the spot, LAPD Lieutenant Bradshaw being clueless, Jessica accepts Gary's request to 'ramrod the script'. Sid made lots of professional enemies, including his own assistant, Freida Schmidt, who says some of his files were stolen. Jessica devises a trap.
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[acting as Dr. Valiant
Well, now, Anne, lookee here. If that don't bat all. See that scar?
References Citizen Kane
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