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CBSRMT Episode Information
Title:
The Killer Inside
Plot:
The mundane life of a regular citizen is stirred up after she transports a package to Europe at the special request of her beloved. She finds herself caught up in an international mystery.
Episode:
0249
Air Dates:
First Run - April 1, 1975
Repeat - July 1, 1975
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8 Responses to Episode 0249


Nioe "soft"py story. Predictable ending but worth the listening time.

I didn't care for it as I imagined several more interesting directions it could have gone in. I thought maybe a "True Lies" set up by Norm because she was so bored, or that finding out he was a spy would make her respect him and live happily ever after, or even that shewas having a dream and she'd be happy for a less suspensefull real life.

Stars Ann Meara as a thirty year old woman with a domineering mother, a dull fiance and, overall a dull life... When she wins a raffle and travels to London; within a few hours she meets a fascinating man and is accused of murder. It may not be perfect but this is a very entertaining episode, well written and perfectly cast.

A woman leads a predictable life with her mother and frequent, predictable visits from her fiancé, both of them lecturers at the local university. Apparently frustrated with the lack of excitement and interest in her life, she is very pleased when she wins a trip to London and, despite the hesitancy of her mother is determined to go. When her fiancé turns up he is quite enthusiastic and the mother immediately changes her tune. He encourages her to go and enjoy herself, and while she’s there, look up a professor he has been corresponding with and deliver an envelope of linguistic research. Now, you know there’s just got to be more to it than this… This was a fun episode with some great twists.

I liked this episode. Exciting for Gwen with the Earl & not good for Norm once Gwen returns back home.

I love Anne Meara & wish she had done more CBSRMT episodes.

A real fun show to listen to!!

An engaging take on the late 60s spy paranoia, brainwashing, and mistaken identity a la North by Northwest or The Manchurian Candidate. Not up to the same standard, of course, but definitely an above-average episode.

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