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Season 5, Episode 14 The Praying Mantis

First Aired: January 17, 1985

Plot and counterplot bind Beatrice, Christian and Vera in Part 2 of "Praying Mantis." Beatrice: Cheri Lunghi. Christian: Jonathan Pryce. Vera: Carmen du Sautoy. Paul: Pinkas Braun.

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  • Premiered: February 5, 1980
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: 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)

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