Mystery! 1980 | TV Show
Whodunits, courtroom dramas and suspense tales make up this often brilliant anthology. It features adaptations of tales by myriad classic mystery writers, from Arthur Conan Doyle and Agatha Christie to Dick Francis and John Mortimer, with such notable figu (more…)
Premiered: February 5, 1980
Season 23, Episode 8 Hetty Wainthropp: For Love Nor Money
First Aired: August 24, 2003
Hetty Wainthropp (Patricia Routledge) probes a woman's disappearance from a cultural-history museum, where she had portrayed a schoolteacher before having a nasty encounter with the museum's director, with whom she had past animosities. The woman is the daughter of an old flame of Hetty's freeloading brother-in-law, Frank (Frank Mills), so the case has something of a personal angle. Meanwhile, Geoffrey (Dominic Monaghan) proposes to Janet (Suzanne Maddock).