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Murder 101: College Can Be Murder (2007)

Criminology Professor Dr. Jonathan Maxwell does not believe that Professor Archer Coe died of a heart attack, so he hires his friend Mike Parker to investigate. The pair discover that the ... See full summary »

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Criminology Professor Dr. Jonathan Maxwell does not believe that Professor Archer Coe died of a heart attack, so he hires his friend Mike Parker to investigate. The pair discover that the murdered professor had many enemies, and many secrets. Written by Manus Hand

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Three generations of Van Dykes appear in this film. Dick Van Dyke plays Dr. Jonathan Maxwell. His son, Barry Van Dyke, plays Mike Bryant. Barry's son, Wes, plays student Zack. See more »

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Throughout the movie an underlying theme revolved around a stolen bicycle. Several times in the movie we see shots of the outside of Johnathon's house and the bike is clearly visible by the steps although it is supposedly still stolen and missing. See more »

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Follows Murder 101 (2006) See more »

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Murder 101 is MORE than just the Dick Van Dyke whodunit...
8 September 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I just finished watching Pierce Brosnan in Murder 101... a MUCH better whodunit set on the campus scene... Great turns at every turn with a surprise ending even after the surprise! And the context is better than a criminology class, much more believable than the usual Dyke and Barry Van Dyke show (which parallels the Diagnosis Murder TV whodunit show which ALSO stars Dick Van Dyke as the sleuth and his son Barry as the constable detective!) The comment here that THIS TV Murder 101 is a bit of a cheesy crime solver is, unfortunately, true, and I think I liked the characters a LITTLE better in Diagnosis Murder! The BEST way to find out about the Brosnan TV movie Murder 101 is to look up Pierce Brosnan here on IMDb and look up his filmography.


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