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Season 2, Episode 3 Malice Aforethought

First Aired: January 20, 1981

A physician (Hywel Bennett) sets out to murder his bullying wife in "Malice Aforethought," a four-part drama based on Francis Iles' novel. Part 1 reveals Dr. Edmund Bickleigh's motive. Julia: Judy Parfitt. Madeleine: Cheryl Campbell.

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