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Season 8, Episode 29 The Black Tower

First Aired: April 28, 1988

Adam Dalgliesh returns in a six-part adaptation of "The Black Tower," set at a nursing home. In Part 1, various motives for murder unfold as patients and staff are introduced. Wilfred: Martin Jarvis. Maggie: Pauline Collins. Father Baddeley: Maurice Denham. Grace Willison: Rachel Kempson.

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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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