Murder Most Horrid

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  • Season 1 Episode 3: He Died a Death

  • In the opening sequence, the following books are shown on the bookshelf prior to Dawn French pulling down the volume of Shakespeare:
    My Life in the Theater by Sybil Thorndike
    The Theater in My Life by Edith Evans
    The Theater the Theater by John Gielgud
    Krankies Big Summer Fun Book
    My Life My Life by Topol

    Sybil Thorndike, Edith Evans, John Gielgud, and Topol are all famous actors, which fits in with the plot of the episode.

  • Season 1 Episode 2: The Girl from Ipanema

  • In the opening sequence, the following books are shown on the bookshelf prior to Dawn French pulling down the volume of Shakespeare:
    The Revenger's Tragedy by Tourneur
    Hamlet by William Shakespeare
    The Insider's Guide to Rio de Janeiro
    Vendetta by James McCallum
    Fashion Frenzy: The Story of C&A by Joan and Eric Freebody

  • Season 1 Episode 1: The Case of the Missing

  • In the opening sequence, the following books are shown on the bookshelf prior to Dawn French pulling down the volume of Shakespeare:
    The Coroner's Verdict by Alan Fraser, M.D.
    Forensic Evidence by Prof. Eric Newborn
    A Career in Pathology by Trevor Puckle, MSc
    Autopsy in Perspective, Second Edition by Dr. Paul Burn
    Teen Studs from Hell by Al Watson

  • Visual references to the Masonic-type secret society are scattered throughout the episode. For example, the coffee mugs of all of the policemen at the police station are embossed with a Masonic symbol (protractor and square), and the playing cards being held by the people sitting in the pub have a checkerboard symbol on the back.

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