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Mystery!; Dalgliesh: Devices and Desires

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Series
Mystery!
Program
Dalgliesh: Devices and Desires
Program Number

1201

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

Inspector Dalgliesh is on leave from Scotland Yard. While on holiday in Norfolk, he gets caught up in a series of gruesome murders which the locals believe is connected to the Larksoken nuclear power plant nearby. As the Whistler's victims keep turning up -- and a copy cat killer is suspected. Computer viruses, romance, and fire all flare up as the body count mounts.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Drama
Creators
Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Mystery!; Dalgliesh: Devices and Desires,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AFFE077E233C40E3974CA5C09928EEB2.
MLA: “Mystery!; Dalgliesh: Devices and Desires.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AFFE077E233C40E3974CA5C09928EEB2>.
APA: Mystery!; Dalgliesh: Devices and Desires. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AFFE077E233C40E3974CA5C09928EEB2
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