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Mystery!; Dalgliesh: A Mind to Murder

06/25/1998

A Mind to Murder, Reel 1 of 2, REPACK, 60 min.


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Series
Mystery!
Program
Dalgliesh: A Mind to Murder
Program Number

1622T

Series Description

Premiered in 1980 -- offshoot of MASTERPIECE THEATRE. Showcase for the best of British drama in the mystery genre. Current producer, Rebecca Eaton. See individual episode titles for more information. Host: 1980: Gene Shalit; 1981-1989: Vincent Price; 1989-present: Diana Rigg Series release date: 1980

Program Description

Roy Marsden reprises his role as the poetry-writing detective in this thriller, based on a book by celebrated author P.D. James. Dalgliesh leads an inquiry into the brutal stabbing death of the administrator of an exclusive psychiatric institution where wealthy patients receive discreet treatment for their drug, alcohol and psychiatric problems. Frank Finlay, Jerome Flynn and Christopher Ravenscroft also star. Actor-turned-director David Hemmings, star of the 60s cult classic "Blow Up," makes a cameo appearance.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Drama
Creators
Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Mystery!; Dalgliesh: A Mind to Murder,” 06/25/1998, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_50F789EFA3C9440AA878F31C3C62346D.
MLA: “Mystery!; Dalgliesh: A Mind to Murder.” 06/25/1998. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_50F789EFA3C9440AA878F31C3C62346D>.
APA: Mystery!; Dalgliesh: A Mind to Murder. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_50F789EFA3C9440AA878F31C3C62346D
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