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Mystery!; Cadfael, Series III: The Raven in the Foregate


Cadfael, Series III The Raven in the Forgot 90 min.

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Cadfael, Series III: The Raven in the Foregate
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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

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A new parish priest (Peter Guiness) in Shrewsbury incites the ill-will of his parishioners when he refuses to grant a young woman absolution because she is pregnant out of wedlock. When the woman and, later, the priest are found dead in the river, Cadfael's inquiry soon reveals a complex web of family ties, espionage and secret identities.

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Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Mystery!; Cadfael, Series III: The Raven in the Foregate,” 01/22/1998, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 24, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A86860C77ACC4C09879244AD5CDD7E3F.
MLA: “Mystery!; Cadfael, Series III: The Raven in the Foregate.” 01/22/1998. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 24, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A86860C77ACC4C09879244AD5CDD7E3F>.
APA: Mystery!; Cadfael, Series III: The Raven in the Foregate. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A86860C77ACC4C09879244AD5CDD7E3F
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