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Mystery!; Inspector Morse, Series VII: Dead on Time


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Inspector Morse, Series VII: Dead on Time
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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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Broadcast Feb. 24 and March 3, 1994

Inspector Morse and his loyal assistant, Sergeant Lewis, investigate the apparent suicide of a terminally ill Oxford don. The dead man's wife, Susan Fallon, is the woman Morse was engaged to marry many years ago and still carries a torch for. Morse is about to close the case after the inquest confirms the suicide theory when the dead man's doctor returns from vacation with startling new evidence that the victim might have been murdered.



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Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Mystery!; Inspector Morse, Series VII: Dead on Time,” 11/17/1993, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 22, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E3D367AF2738431C9093414D4BA1CCBE.
MLA: “Mystery!; Inspector Morse, Series VII: Dead on Time.” 11/17/1993. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 22, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E3D367AF2738431C9093414D4BA1CCBE>.
APA: Mystery!; Inspector Morse, Series VII: Dead on Time. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E3D367AF2738431C9093414D4BA1CCBE
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