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Mind over Muscle 

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After the husband of Hetty's hairdresser is beaten badly in a pub bathroom by the owner of a fitness center, a total stranger, Hetty's hired to investigate.

Director:

Robert Tronson

Writers:

John Bowen (series creator), David Cook (series creator) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Patricia Routledge ... Hetty Wainthropp
Derek Benfield ... Robert Wainthropp
Dominic Monaghan ... Geoffrey
Suzanne Maddock Suzanne Maddock ... Janet
John Graham-Davies John Graham-Davies ... D.C.I. Adams (as John Graham Davies)
Kate Lonergan Kate Lonergan ... Dawn Halliwell
Wayne Foskett ... Russ Halliwell
Andrew Barrow Andrew Barrow ... Dean Scholes
Ian Burfield ... Martin Kenyon
Judy Flynn ... Paula Kenyon
Geoffrey Hinsliff Geoffrey Hinsliff ... Gerald Hawkins (as Geoff Hinsliff)
Dominic Hecht ... Mose
Rachel Lumberg Rachel Lumberg ... Sonia
Linda Dobell Linda Dobell ... Sales Consultant
Liz Hume Dawson ... Flower Shop Assistant (as Liz Hume-Dawson)
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Storyline

Dawn Halliwell, Hetty's hairdresser,asks her to find out why her husband Russ was beaten up by Dean Scholes, a total stranger, in a pub rest room. Calling at the DIY warehouse where Russ works Hetty finds a link between Scholes and Martin Kenyon, who has discovered Russ's affair with his wife. Scholes,in return for sorting Russ out, is now blackmailing Kenyon into allowing him to carry out a heist at the warehouse. Fortunately Janet has just started work there and,when Scholes seems likely to escape after Hetty and Geoffey close in on him, comes to the rescue with a fork-lift truck. Afterwards Geoffrey moves in with her. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 August 1998 (UK) See more »

Filming Locations:

Darwen, Lancashire, England, UK See more »

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BBC-TV Productions See more »
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Filmed in May 1998 judging by the calendar in Janet's apartment. See more »

Quotes

Hetty Wainthropp: When in doubt, Geoffrey, head to the sound of the gunfire.
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References Bullitt (1968) See more »

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