Murder, She Wrote 1984 | TV Show Watchlist

Season 5, Episode 5 Coal Miner's Slaughter

First Aired: November 20, 1988

A miner's daughter returns home to confront the mine owner she holds responsible for her father's death, and someone settles the man's hash with a rifle. Angela Lansbury. Molly: Megan Mullally. Sheriff Tate: Hoyt Axton. Carlton: Cliff De Young. Eben: Denver Pyle. Nora: Barbara Bain. Reese: William R. Moses.

Cast & Details See all »

  • Premiered: September 30, 1984
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: 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)

Show More »

Trending TonightSee all »