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.
Did You Know?
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 happened to 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
(1953) when Joe Bradley, played by Gregory Peck
, surprises Princess Anne, played by Audrey Hepburn
, in a similar way. See more
The actor tells Castle that the swords in the duel were props and could not hurt anyone. The foley work during the duel indicates the weapons are made of heavy steel which could hurt someone even if they were blunted. See more
This is straight out of a slasher flick. Usually find murder victims at the end of hallways like these. I cannot believe Alexis lives here.
Richard, Alexis and Pi have invited us for dinner. This is a big step for them, so let us not be judgmental.
remember that hovel you lived in in college?
Yeah, only difference is I wasn't shacking up with Pi.
Castle Theme Song
Written by Robert Duncan See more