Homicide: Life on the Street: Season 1, Episode 2

Ghost of a Chance (3 Feb. 1993)

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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Taylor Young ...
Griselda Battel
Gwen Verdon ...
Jessie Doohen
W.J. Masius


Detective Kay Howard is frustrated by what seems to be a dead end on a case, until the victim's spirit points her in a new direction... See full synopsis »

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The medical examiner tells rookie detective Bayliss that "you let them move the body too soon" and that he should have waited for her to take an internal body temperature at the murder scene. With so many other experienced detectives standing around the body that night, shouldn't one of them have caught this and prevented the body from being moved? See more »


Det. Stanley 'The Big Man' Bolander: I'm so glad I didn't send those flowers.
Det. John Munch: I sent the flowers.
Det. Stanley 'The Big Man' Bolander: I mean a man my age making goo goo eyes at... who did you send flowers to?
Det. John Munch: Dr. Blythe.
Det. Stanley 'The Big Man' Bolander: I'll gut you!
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References The New Casper Cartoon Show (1963) See more »


When The Morning Comes
Words and Music by Charles A. Tindley
Performed by Shiloh Christian Church-Chancel Choir
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