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16 Reasons You MUST Revisit "Murder, She Wrote"
She may look like your grandmother, but J.B. Fletcher is a crime-fighting force to be reckoned with. Here's why everyone should re-watch this Angela Lansbury classic.
The delightfully cheerful opening theme
The reliable formula of death, sleuthing, and satisfying discovery
The magical population math
J.B. Fletcher's array of alias personas
Jessica's moments of genius
The adorable friendship and never-to-be love affair between Jessica and Dr. Seth Hazlitt
The delicious near-death moments she always escapes when snooping around for clues
Jessica's range of fabulous faces
The parade of before-they-were-famous cameos, including:
George Clooney in Season 3, Ep. 18, "No Laughing Murder"
Neil Patrick Harris in Season 9's "Lone Witness"
Courtney Cox in Season 3's "Death Stalks the Big Top"
As well as Eddie Albert, Andy García, Elliott Gould, Joaquin Phoenix, Marcia Cross, Julianna Margulies, Megan Mullally, Cynthia Nixon, Billy Zane, and more.
The fabulous fashion statements
Countless tropes that make for excellent drinking games
J.B. Fletcher's epic internet hipsterization
J.B. Fletcher's crew of sidekicks, including:
Sheriff Amos Tupper (Tom Bosley)
Harry McGraw (Jerry Orbach)
Sheriff Mort Metzger (Ron Masak)
J.B. Fletcher's Adorable Closing Laugh
264 episodes of nailbiting suspense
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