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Mystery!; Praying Mantis

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Series
Mystery!
Program
Praying Mantis
Program Number

514

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

A story of calculated greed. Two men and two women are involved in a subtle conspiracy, but who is the intended victim? When Beatrice Manceau launches an affair with her employer, it is the beginning of a trail that leads to murder, plots and counter-plots.

Duration

00:64:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Drama
Creators
Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Mystery!; Praying Mantis,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C4206A9607CC49D793C7512912807917.
MLA: “Mystery!; Praying Mantis.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C4206A9607CC49D793C7512912807917>.
APA: Mystery!; Praying Mantis. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C4206A9607CC49D793C7512912807917
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