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Season 1

  • SPECIAL 0x1 Detour to Nowhere (pilot)

    • March 20, 1972
    • NBC

    Banacek finds himself in a race against his old adversary, Chief McKinney of the National Meridian Insurance Company, to solve the case of a missing armored truck carrying $1,600,000 of gold bullion that disappeared without a trace while under a police escort.

  • S01E01 Let's Hear It for a Living Legend

    • September 13, 1972
    • NBC

    When a professional football player vanishes from the field of play in front of a large crowd and millions of TV viewers, Banacek is called in by the owner of the team to solve the mystery.

  • S01E02 Project Phoenix

    • September 27, 1972
    • NBC

    A $5,000,000 experimental car, and the train car it was being transported on, both disappear without a trace.

  • S01E03 No Sign of the Cross

    • October 11, 1972
    • NBC

    A priceless gold cross disappears en route from Mexico to Los Angeles, despite being guarded by an army officer and handcuffed to a priest.

  • S01E04 A Million the Hard Way

    • November 1, 1972
    • NBC

    A million dollars in cash disappears from a Las Vegas casino's tamperproof display case.

  • S01E05 To Steal a King

    • November 15, 1972
    • NBC

    Banacek must discover how a coin collector's priceless collection is stolen from a locked vault inside a state-of-the-art secure hotel room.

  • S01E06 Ten Thousand Dollars a Page

    • January 10, 1973
    • NBC

    Banacek must solve a murder and the disappearance of a valuable book from a theft-proof display case.

  • S01E07 The Greatest Collection of Them All

    • January 24, 1973
    • NBC

    Banacek must figure out how $23 million worth of paintings vanished from a sealed truck on its way from New York to Boston.

  • S01E08 The Two Million Clams of Cap'n Jack

    • February 7, 1973
    • NBC

    Banacek is hired to retrieve valuable stock certificates stolen from a major food company on the eve of a planned merger.

Season 2

  • S02E01 No Stone Unturned

    • October 3, 1973
    • NBC

    Banacek must locate a 3-ton, 3-meter-tall statue that inexplicably disappears before its unveiling.

  • S02E02 If Max is So Smart, Why Doesn't He Tell Us Where He Is?

    • November 7, 1973
    • NBC

    A highly prized medical computer disappears from a lab fortified with electric fences and sensitive alarms.

  • S02E03 The Three Million Dollar Piracy

    • November 21, 1973
    • NBC

    A precious jewel-encrusted coach is stolen from a sealed container as it's loaded onto a cargo ship.

  • S02E04 The Vanishing Chalice

    • January 15, 1974
    • NBC

    Banacek and Carlie race to solve the mystery of a one-of-a-kind Greek treasure that disappeared from a museum gallery in front of a crowd of startled onlookers.

  • S02E05 Horse of a Slightly Different Color

    • January 22, 1974
    • NBC

    Banacek must figure out how a $5 million racehorse was switched for another during its morning workout.

  • S02E06 Rocket to Oblivion

    • February 12, 1974
    • NBC

    An experimental rocket engine disappears from a trade show display.

  • S02E07 Fly Me -- If You Can Find Me

    • February 19, 1974
    • NBC

    A crippled airplane makes an emergency landing on a tiny desert airstrip, only to vanish the next morning.

  • S02E08 Now You See Me, Now You Don't

    • March 12, 1974
    • NBC

    Banacek assists the daughter of a stage magician, suspected of grand larceny, who disappeared during his act - for good.