A widowed theatre director moves to a small Connecticut town where he gets involved in solving the murder of a millionaire, who was the most despised man in town.

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Cash Carter
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Tony
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Sidney Lassiter
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Mimi
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Martha Lassiter
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Kate Faxton
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Billy
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Sophie Carter
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Walter Godlin
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Charles
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Albert Lassiter
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Michael
Sten Eirik ...
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Renee Murphy ...
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Due to a tragic incident Larry "Cash" Carter, a successful Broadway director, winds up in a small town in Connecticut working in community theater. With an eye for details and a view of the criminal mind, Cash soon finds that he is in demand by the local detective when the town's leading industrialist is found shot dead. While there were many people who may have wanted him dead, it is up to Cash to narrow the list of suspects. When the second murder is committed clues left at the scene lead Cash to the identity of the killer. Written by Tony Fontana <tony.fontana@spacebbs.com>

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Features Angels with Dirty Faces (1938) See more »

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You're Getting to Be a Habit with Me
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Al Dubin
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A fun made-for-TV period piece
3 July 2000 | by (Landsdowne, PA) – See all my reviews

Nothing too heavy, but a wonderful romp into the late 1930's. An A&E murder mystery true to all the marvelous classic conventions with fine performances by all. Plenty of humor, good feeling, and eccentric characterizations more than make up for a rather spartan plot. Just relax and enjoy.


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