Barnaby looks into the suicide of a woman who was married to a famous writer. Digging deeper into the case he discovers that the writers worst critic may actually be his biggest fan, and that his wife's suicide is looking more like murder.

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Brooke Leighton
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Dr. Thomas Reston
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Margery Kinner
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Larry Kinner
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Mr. Strand
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Brooke's Secretary
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Katherine
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Mrs. Nelson (as Carol Lawson)
Lew Brown
Carl Byrd ...
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Mario Machado ...
Talk Show Host
Don McGovern
Joseph Mell ...
Veterinarian
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Barnaby looks into the suicide of a woman who was married to a famous writer. Digging deeper into the case he discovers that the writers worst critic may actually be his biggest fan, and that his wife's suicide is looking more like murder.

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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6 January 1974 (USA)  »

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The title refers to the Venus Flytrap ('Dionaea muscipula'), a carnivorous plant that catches and digests animal prey-mostly insects and arachnids. Once a prey is attracted by it's scent the plant closes its hands capturing and digesting it. The plant gets its name from Venus, the Goddess of Love. See more »

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