Marlowe investigates the deaths of several people associated with a prominent politician (R.H. Thomson), who's hiding a secret that could destroy his career. Lola: Linda Griffiths. Al: Denis Forest. Det. Yberra: Frank Pellegrino. Marlowe: Powers Boothe.
A millionaire hires Marlowe to break up the relationship between his nephew (Ron Van Hart) and a social climber (Jennifer Dale). Marty: Paul Hecht. George: Booth Savage. Anna: Kate Reid. Marlowe: Powers Boothe.
Marlowe is hired to find out who's been making anonymous threats to a young boxer (Mark Humphrey), and uncovers a plot to extort the new boxing commissioner (John Ireland). Jean: Roxanne Hart. Cyrano: Cec Linder. Tony: Angelo Rizacos. Marlowe: Powers Boothe.
While investigating the murder of a starlet turned prostitute, Marlowe tries to protect a young woman (Robin Givens) from the same fate. Waltz: Al Waxman. Eaton: Christopher Newton. Lt. Angus: Ken Pogue. Irma: Kate Trotter. Marlowe: Powers Boothe.
Marlowe investigates the death of his friend Spanish, a lawyer who was running for DA against a corrupt incumbent. Belle: Helen Shaver. Det. Yberra: Frank Pellegrino. Sadie: Dixie Seatle. Masters: John Vernon. Toribo: Michael Copeman. Marlowe: Powers Boothe.
Marlowe is hired by a racketeer (Allan Royal) to protect the man's former girlfriend (Melody Anderson) from blackmailers. David Bourne: Peter Dvorsky. Johnny Tango: August Schellenberg. Slippy Morgan: Robert Morelli. Marlowe: Powers Boothe.