Much as detective inspector Sam Harvey would like to retire to devote himself full-time to his hobby of writing children's books, he has to solve a couple of intricate and baffling murder cases first.






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Series cast summary:
...  Detective Inspector Sam Harvey 12 episodes, 1980
...  Scott Douglas 6 episodes, 1980
Angela Browne ...  Margaret Randall 6 episodes, 1980
...  Dr. Tucker 6 episodes, 1980
...  Becky Royce 6 episodes, 1980
...  Norman Harris 6 episodes, 1980
Paul Shelley ...  Peter Bradford 6 episodes, 1980
...  Ernest Clifford 5 episodes, 1980
...  Walter Randall 5 episodes, 1980
...  C.S. Bert Sinclair 5 episodes, 1980
Hilary Ryan ...  Jill Foster 5 episodes, 1980


Detective inspector Sam Harvey, better known to the general public as the author of the latest best-seller for ages 3 and up, 'Breakfast at the Zoo,' would like nothing better than to retire so he can devote himself full-time to penning the riveting sequels 'Lunch at the Zoo' and 'Dinner at the Zoo.' However, he has to solve a couple of complicated murder cases first. Plot twists and red herrings abound in this intricate thriller series, and corpses turn up with distressing regularity before the culprits are finally collared. Written by Anonymous

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Mystery | Thriller





Release Date:

11 January 1980 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Auf eigene Faust - Eine Familienangelegenheit  »

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(12 episodes)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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