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Alfred Hitchcock Presents - The Better Bargain


"The Better Bargain" was originally broadcast on 09/Dec/1956 as part of the second season of Alfred Hitchcock Presents.


Mobster Louis "The King" Koster suspects his wife and sole heir is unfaithful. He hires a hit man to kill her for $20,000. The hitman agrees and follows Koster's wife, but then shoots the mobster dead. It was the hitman who is Marian's lover. Since she will inherit everything, the hitman simply chose "the better bargain." (TV.com)

DVD Releases

The following official DVD releases contain this episode:

9065.gif Alfred Hitchcock Presents: Season Two - Universal (UK, 2007)
Amazon (UK)
PAL 1.33:1
9058.gif Alfred Hitchcock Presents: Season Two - Universal (USA, 2006)
Amazon (USA)
NTSC 1.33:1

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