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  1. "J.B. As in Jailbird"
  2. "A Little Night Work"
  3. "Mr. Penroy's Vacation"
  4. "Snow White, Blood Red"
  5. "Coal Miner's Slaughter"
  6. "Wearing of the Green"
  7. "The Last Flight of the Dixie Damsel"
  8. "Prediction: Murder"
  9. "Something Borrowed, Someone Blue"
  10. "Weave A Tangled Web"
  11. "The Search for Peter Kerry"
  12. "Smooth Operators"
  13. "Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble"
  14. "From Russia With Blood"
  15. "Alma Murder"
  16. "Truck Stop"
  17. "The Sins of Castle Cove"
  18. "Trevor Hudson's Legacy"
  19. "Double Exposure"
  20. "Three Strikes, You're Out"
  21. "Mirror, Mirror on the Wall (Part 1)"
  22. "Mirror, Mirror on the Wall (Part 2)"
Murder, She Wrote: Season Six
Murder, She Wrote: Season Seven
Murder, She Wrote: Season Eight
Murder, She Wrote: Season Nine
Murder, She Wrote: Season Ten
Murder, She Wrote: Season Eleven
Murder, She Wrote: Season Twelve
Murder, She Wrote: TV Movies
The Law & Harry McGraw

Production Information[]

Production Number:
Aired: February 26th, 1989
Written By: Donald Ross
Directed By: Vincent McEveety
Created By: Peter S. Fischer, Richard Levinson & William Link
Executive Producers: Peter S. Fischer
Producer: Robert E. Swanson


Jessica is detained in Moscow when a spy attempts to smuggle a film out of the Soviet Union in her handbag.


The title is a parody of the James Bond film From Russia...With Love.

Victim: Dukhov

Killer: Guards, on orders from Cultural Minister Melnikov.

Cause of death: Gunshots

Motive: To prevent release of microfilm implicating various Russian higher-ups, as well as his father as a Nazi collaborator.


When Mrs Fletcher leaves the American Embassy (22 mins) and the maroon colored taxi pulls up. The camera crew's reflection is clearly visible in the passenger window.


Regular Cast[]

Angela Lansbury as Jessica Fletcher

Guest Stars[]

Jack Bannon as Inspector Bernicker

Peter Donat as Sergei Chaloff

Anthony Geary as K.G.B. Lieutenant Fyodor Alexandrov

Jeremy Kemp as Minister Melnikoff

David McCallum as Cyril Grantham

Judy Parfitt as Peggy Brooks

Adrian Zmed as Bert Firman

Miros Kirek as Dukhov

DVD Release[]

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