A woman was fatally stabbed with a colonial type of sword, apparently a ritual murder. She recently took a great, atypical interest in the occult, but that was just for a fund-raiser scavenger hunt organized by the professor chairman of the historical society. Security cameras recorded her being followed by an ex-con Franciscan to a church where clues abound to both mysteries, even tie in with her family's early history and lore concerning a real treasure. Written by
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When Beckett and Castle go back to the monastery, Castle puts his hand in the mouth of the secret door. As he does this he screams in pain, as if something bit his hand, before telling a shocked Beckett that he was "just kidding." This is a reference to a scene in the 1954 film "Roman Holiday" when Joe Bradley (Gregory Peck) surprises Princess Anne (Audrey Hepburn) in a similar way. See more
When Castle is in his office talking to his mother you can see the gadget Doyle left behind from the previous episode sitting on a stand on Castle's desk. When the camera angle changes the gadget is no longer on the stand but on the desk next to the stand. The next time the gadget comes into frame it is back on the stand. Nobody made any action to move the gadget at any time. See more
[Thinking aloud that the name of the man on whom the game was based might be a clue
What if it's an anagram? Theodore Rose is... Heed or toes. No. Theodore Rose is... He do rooster.
That's inappropriate. Okay. Dear shot oreo. No, they didn't have oreos in the 1700's.
References Raiders of the Lost Ark
Castle Theme Song
Written by Robert Duncan See more