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 10, Episode 9 Rumpole of the Bailey: The Tap End
First Aired: December 7, 1989
In "Rumpole of the Bailey: `Rumpole and the Tap End'," the barrister (Leo McKern) defends a member of the Timson clan (Philip Davis) accused of an attempted drowning, while Presiding Justice Featherstone is awash with scolding criticism from women's groups. Featherstone: Peter Bowles. Hilda: Marion Mathie. April: Cindy O'Callaghan.