|Death Takes a Curtain Call|
|Aired:||16 December, 1984|
|Written By:||Paul W. Cooper|
|Directed By:||Allen Reisner|
|Created By:|| Richard Levinson|
Peter S. Fischer
|Executive Producer:||Peter S. Fischer|
|Producer||Robert F. O'Neill|
|Associate Producer||Mike Stevens|
It's the final curtain for a man found murdered backstage during the performance of a popular Soviet ballet troupe. The last appearance of Ethan Cragg who disappears from the show with no explanation and is never heard of again.
This was Claude Akins's final appearance as Ethan.
Angela Lansbury and Hurd Hatfield originally starred together in The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945).
Sign indicates the population of Cabot Cove is 3,560.
As Leo climbs through the window, the narration describes him as carrying a viola case. He carries what is obviously a guitar case, instead.
This episode was released with the other 21 episodes of the first season of Murder, She Wrote in a variety of formats.
|Murder, She Wrote: The Complete First Season||March 29, 2005||Region 1 (North America)|
|Murder, She Wrote: Season 1||August 29, 2005||Region 2 (Europe)|
|Murder, She Wrote: The Complete 1st Season||May 2, 2007||Region 4 (Australasia)|
- Death Takes a Curtain Call at the Internet Movie Database