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"Ripping Yarns" Murder at Moorstones Manor (1977)

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Michael Palin (by) and
Terry Jones (by)
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Original Air Date:
11 October 1977 (Season 1, Episode 4)
Sir Clive Chiddingfield invites his family to his birthday party at lonely Moorstones Manor but in the... See more » | Add synopsis »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Michael Palin ... Charles Chiddingfold / Hugo Chiddingfold
Isabel Dean ... Lady Chiddingfold
Iain Cuthbertson ... Dr. Farson
Frank Middlemass ... Father
Harold Innocent ... Manners
Candace Glendenning ... Dora
Ann Zelda ... Ruth (as Anne Zelda)
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Episode Crew
Directed by
Terry Hughes 
Writing credits
Michael Palin (by) and
Terry Jones (by)

Film Editing by
Ray Millichope 
Production Design by
Martin Collins (designer)
Costume Design by
Barbara Lane 
Makeup Department
Jean Speak .... makeup artist
Sound Department
Ron Edmonds .... dubbing mixer
Bryan Showell .... sound recordist
Stuart Fell .... stunts (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Peter Hall .... film cameraman
Music Department
William Walton .... composer: theme music "Fanfare from Facade Suite No.1" (uncredited)
Other crew
Marcus Plantin .... production assistant
Jim Delany .... double: Frank Middlemass (uncredited)
Shirley English .... double: Ann Zelda (uncredited)
Derek Hunt .... double: Michael Palin (uncredited)
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Additional Details

UK:PG (video rating) (1986)

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Michele Dotrice was asked to play Dora.See more »
Continuity: When Dora is shown lost during the night on the Moors, she is wearing a cardigan which she was not wearing in the car or when she finally arrives at the Manor.See more »
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