In 2019, Crossword Mysteries: A Puzzle to Die For aired on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. The movie, which starred Lacey Chabert and Brennan Elliott, told the story of a crossword editor who teams up with a police detective to solve a murder.
A Puzzle to Die For was a hit with audiences and was followed by a sequel, Proposing Murder, which aired on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries later the same year. Once again, the movie was popular, and another entry followed in 2020.
But how many Crossword Mysteries movies are there and what is the viewing order for the series? For all the answers and more, read on for details.
The order of the Crossword Mysteries movies
As noted above, the first two entries in the series aired in 2019, with the third entry hitting television screens in 2020, before two further instalments followed in 2021. If you wish to watch the Crossword Mysteries movies in order, view the film series as follows:
- Crossword Mysteries: A Puzzle to Die For (2019)
- Crossword Mysteries: Proposing Murder (2019)
- Crossword Mysteries: Abracadaver (2020)
- Crossword Mysteries: Terminal Descent (2021)
- Crossword Mysteries: Riddle Me Dead (2021)
Who are the cast of the Crossword Mysteries?
Notable cast members in the Crossword Mysteries movie series include Lacey Chabert, Brennan Elliott, John Kapelos, Barbara Niven, Victor A. Young, Romaine Waite, and Genevieve Kang.
Who directed the Crossword Mysteries movies?
The Crossword Mysteries movies are the work of multiple directors. Don McCutcheon directed A Puzzle to Die For and Proposing Murder, while Jonathan Wright directed Abracadaver, Peter Benson directed Terminal Descent, and David Winning directed Riddle Me Dead.
If you’re a fan of the Crossword Mysteries movies, or you’re just getting into the Crossword Mysteries movies, then you may wish to know that a collection of the movies is currently available on DVD.
The Crossword Mysteries: 3-Movie Collection is available on Region 1 DVD and includes all three movies: A Puzzle To Die For, Proposing Murder, and Abracadaver.
The Crossword Mysteries: 3-Movie Collection is available from all good entertainment stockists, including Amazon US.
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