Murder, She Wrote 1984 | TV Show

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A feisty widow solves murders when she's not writing about them in her home town of Cabot Cove, Maine, a coastal community with a peculiarly high homicide rate. A Sunday-night staple on CBS, this hugely popular drama was Angela Lansbury's first regular ser (more…)

Premiered: September 30, 1984

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 4, Episode 5 The Way to Dusty Death

First Aired: October 25, 1987

The apparently accidental death of a tycoon sets off a struggle among his would-be successors. Jessica: Angela Lansbury. Morgan McCormack: Richard Beymer. Virginia McCormack: Joanna Pettet. Kate Dutton: Nancy Dussault. Dutton: Lawrence Pressman.

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Season 4, Episode 4

October 11, 1987

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It Runs in the Family

Season 4, Episode 6

November 1, 1987