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Christine Cromwell is a crime drama television series that aired as a rotating element of the ABC Mystery Movie.

Christine Cromwell
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Christine Cromwell title card
Genre Crime drama
Created by Dick Wolf
Developed by Michael Duggan
Directed by Harvey Hart
E.W. Swackhamer
Leo Penn
Starring Jaclyn Smith
Celeste Holm
Ralph Bellamy
Rebecca Cross
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 4
Running time 120 minutes (including commercials)
Original network ABC
Original release November 11, 1989 (1989-11-11) – February 17, 1990 (1990-02-17)


Christine Cromwell is a lawyer who is drawn to murder cases that usually involve her friends and loved ones.


No.TitleOriginal air date
1"Things That Go Bump in the Night"November 11, 1989 (1989-11-11)
A friend of Christine's claims self-defense in the death of her husband, a wealthy client of the firm's.
2"Easy Come, Easy Go"December 9, 1989 (1989-12-09)
Two clients of the firm's are accused of murdering a con artist who swindled a million dollars out of each of them.
3"In Vino Veritas"January 27, 1990 (1990-01-27)
A winegrower's body turns up at the 100th-anniversary pressing following a feud with his brother.
4"Only the Good Die Young"February 17, 1990 (1990-02-17)
Four members of a college tontine are murdered, leaving the three survivors to share millions.