Private investigator Frank Faraday (Dan Dailey), who'd been falsely accused of murdering his partner, escapes from a South American prison after 28 years of confinement. Returning to a Los Angeles that has greatly changed during his absence, Frank discovers that he has a full-grown son named Steve (James Naughton), who is also a private investigator. The two now work together to solve mysteries, while Frank tries to adjust to modern life. Sharon Gless plays their secretary, Holly Barrett.
Frank Faraday was imprisoned twenty-eight years ago in the Caribbean. He escapes and returns to his estranged son, who operates a private detective agency. Together, they seek out the man who really shot his partner and framed Frank.
"A Wheelbarrow Full of Trouble"
October 24, 1973 (1973-10-24)
Frank tries to figure out why a gang of criminals is so intent on securing a worthless used car.
"Fire and Ice"
December 12, 1973 (1973-12-12)
Faraday & Company is on the hook when their security system fails to prevent the theft of industrial diamonds.
"A Matter of Magic"
January 9, 1974 (1974-01-09)
Faraday tries to help an old friend, a security guard who is the chief suspect when his company experiences a series of thefts.