Retirement Is Murder is the 13th episode of Season 2 on NBC series Frasier.


UNSOLVED MISERY – Frasier and Niles take Martin to a Sonics game in order to take his mind off of the 20-year-old unsolved "Weeping Lotus" murder. Later, however, Frasier can't resist arranging the photographic evidence in order for Martin to conclude that the killer was an unusual suspect.


Kelsey Grammer as Frasier Crane
David Hyde Pierce as Niles Crane
John Mahoney as Martin Crane
Jane Leeves as Daphne Moon
Peri Gilpin as Roz Doyle

Special Guest Star

Dan Butler as Bob Briscoe

Guest starring

Ron Dean as Frank Collins
Mary Steenburgen as Marjorie (caller)


  • A restaurant Niles and Frasier plan to attend called Le Cochon Noir is mentioned