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Murder She Purred: A Mrs. Murphy Mystery (1998)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Crime | Mystery  -  13 December 1998 (USA)
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A small-town cat-and-dog detective duo investigate a new neighbor who they believe may have committed a murder - but the snag is, locals are attempting to pair him off with their owner.

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A small-town cat-and-dog detective duo investigate a new neighbor who they believe may have committed a murder - but the snag is, locals are attempting to pair him off with their owner.

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Cute, fluffy, family-friendly
19 June 1999 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

"Murder, She Purred" was a cute movie, combining elements of several of Rita Mae Brown's Mrs. Murphy mystery novels (though mostly it used the plot of "Rest in Pieces"). The animals (a cat and a Pembroke Welsh Corgi) were lots of fun to watch, and the human actors weren't too bad either. Not great art, but a fun little family movie.


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