Ripping Yarns (1976–1979)
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Murder at Moorstones Manor (11 Oct. 1977)

TV Episode   |  TV-14   |    |  Adventure, Comedy


Murder at Moorstones Manor (1977) Poster

Sir Clive Chiddingfield invites his family to his birthday party at lonely Moorstones Manor but in the course of the evening half of those present are murdered one by one and the remaining ... See full summary »


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17 September 2018 | Prismark10
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| Murder at Moorstones Manor
A parody of Agatha Christie. A wealthy, eccentric family of looney tunes. A big mansion, a servant and people dying.

Car obsessed Hugo is visiting Moorstones Manor for his father's birthday. Father is obsessed with war stories and thrashing people. Over the course of dinner several people drop dead, brother Charles is the likely suspect. He is forever holding a gun that seems to go off and is keen on having the will read.

Murder at Moorstones Manor gets farcical and ever so absurd as it goes along. The cast takes it ever so seriously which makes it deliciously fun.


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Release Date:

11 October 1977

Language

English


Country of Origin

UK

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