Masterpiece Theatre; Dandelion Dead
Dandelion Dead Episode One 90 minutes
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- Masterpiece Theatre
- Dandelion Dead
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Program premiered in 1971 with The First Churchills. Hosted by Alastair Cooke. Intended as a showcase for the best of British television drama. Spawned MYSTERY! in 1980. Current executive producer Rebecca Eaton. All promotion of program done by Frank Goodman & Associates (see below). Synopsis, cast information and producers listed by individual title. Series release date: 1971
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This drama is based on the true story of one of the most celebrated murder trials in Britain's legal history. Solicitor Herbert Armstrong is at war on three fronts: against his domineering wife, Katharine; his pushy business rival, Martin; and, the dandelions that have colonized on his front lawn. He learns that arsenic will solve his dandelion problem. What will solve the others?
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- Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Dandelion Dead,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 18, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5C652B94D7614BAAB725A5ED153D1E63.
- MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Dandelion Dead.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 18, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5C652B94D7614BAAB725A5ED153D1E63>.
- APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Dandelion Dead. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5C652B94D7614BAAB725A5ED153D1E63