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Murder, She Wrote: The Celtic Riddle (2003)

Jessica travels to Ireland, where she becomes involved in a clue-driven hunt for secret treasure.

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Margaret Byrne
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Mr. McCafferty
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Paddy Whelen
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Nora Flood
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Inspector O'Dwyer
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Michael Davis
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Tom Molloy
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Fiona Byrne
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Kitty Murphy
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John Herlihy
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Denny (as W. Morgan Sheppard)
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Harry Ryan
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Breeta Byrne
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Eamon Byrne
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Jessica Fletcher travels to Ireland, where she attends the reading of an old acquaintance's will. The will contains the clues to finding a secret treasure, one that will require an already strained family to work together in order to solve the mystery. Written by T.J. Magwire

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Arabesque: Le fils perdu  »

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Two joggers, who discover Nora's body prone under the thicket of the trail's overgrown bushes, introduce the discovery scene. The male jogger is Angela and Peter Shaw's grandson, Peter John Shaw (b.1982), Anthony and Lee Shaw's first born. See more »

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While the film is set in Ireland, the Garda (police) cars have Northern Irish registration plates (PIB XXX). See more »

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Dedicated to the memory of Peter Shaw. See more »

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Follows Murder, She Wrote: The Last Free Man (2001) See more »

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One of the better episodes...
19 May 2003 | by (Colorado) – See all my reviews

With strong performances by all players, this was one of the best episodes of "Murder She Wrote". It was refreshing to watch a "Who done it" that wasn't easily solved in the first 10 minutes of the movie.

Fionnula Flanagan's character, Margaret, kept Jessica's eyes rolling with her finger-snapping and explosive temper. The setting was beautiful giving one a sense of Ireland and it's people. Let's have more episodes, please.


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