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The Cadfael Collection The Cadfael Collection
2001- Acorn Media Publishing
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Brother Cadfael is a monk, with a difference, who lives at Shrewsberry abbey. Given a choice, he would rather enjoy being a simple gardener and herbalist for his home. However, events seem to force him to use his other talent as a master detective in response to mysterious crimes happening in and around his community. …More

Campion: The Complete First Season Campion: The Complete First Season
2005-10 - Warner Home Video
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Behind his distinctive owlish glasses and gentle, deceptive naivete, Albert Campion conceals a passion for excitement and danger. Peter Davison plays Margery Allingham's enigmatic sleuth, with Brian Glover as his loyal but slightly shady manservant in these classic mysteries set in the 1930's. …More

Father Brown: Set 1 Father Brown 
2007-01 - Acorn Media Publishing
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 A devout Catholic priest freelances as a private investigator in rural England during the 1920s. When it comes to amateur detective work, don't let this priest's absent-minded air and penchant for an occasionsl tipple fool you.

Foyle's War: Set 1 Foyle's War 
2003-03 - Acorn Media Publishing
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Set in the beautiful outhern English countryside amid the disorder and danger of World War II, FOYLE'S WAR takes place far from the glory of the front. Detective Chief Inspector Christopher Foyle struggles against everyday evil in extraordinarily dangerous times. …More

Garrow's Law: Series 1 Garrow's Law
2011-02 - Acorn Media Publishing
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The true tale of William Garrow, who acted as counsel for the accused, introducing the 'innocent until proven guilty' theory to London's Old Bailey. Includes four episodes. …More

George Gently: Series 1 George Gently 
2008-11 - Acorn Media Publishing
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Stubborn, incorruptible old cop George Gently partners with a young, ambitious protege to tackle cases in the North East of England during the turbulent 1960s.

Inspector Alleyn Mysteries: Set 2 Inspector Alleyn Mysteries: Set 2
 2006-02 - Acorn Media Publishing
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Inspector Roderick Alleyn is a Scotland Yard detective whose aristocratic breeding gives him access to the elite and their crimes. This second set of elegant mysteries contains four episodes.

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Jericho Jericho
By Harcourt, Stewart
2006-08 - Wgbh Boston
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Jericho is haunted by memories of his father, whose murder he witnessed as a boy. He is obsessed with his work at Scotland Yard. Yet, he finds himself drawn to his beautiful French neighbor Juliette - a prostitute with a tortured past.

Lord Peter Wimsey-Five Red Herrings Lord Peter Wimsey-Five Red Herrings
2001-04 - Acorn Media Publishing
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Lord Peter Wimsey goes on holiday in Scotland, hoping to relax and catch some trout, but he is soon called on to catch more than fish when Campbell, an unpopular local artist, is found dead.

Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: Set 2 Agatha Christie's Miss Marple
2002-01 - A & E Home Video
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Agatha Christie's most popular character, prim and proper Miss Jane Marple, is adored worldwide by mystery fans for her razor-sharp mind, intuitive understanding of criminal behavior and trademark knitting needles. The five classic cases in this collection are: Murder at the Vicarage--The death of a most unpopular citizen throws the sleepy village of St. Mary Mead into an uproar …More

Mrs. Bradley Mysteries Set Mrs. Bradley Mysteries
 2003-11 - Wgbh Boston
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Death at the Opera: While visiting her alma mater, Mrs. Bradley unravels the murder of a teacher and discovers that the foundation of this finishing school for young ladies is as improper as it is secretive.…More

Murdoch Mysteries: Season 1 Murdoch Mysteries: Season 1
2009-06 - Acorn Media Publishing
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In this Canadian mystery series set in Victorian Toronto, eccentric Inspector William Murdoch uses unconventional scientific methods to crack complex murder cases with help from his loyal partner and coroner Julia Ogden. …More

Rumpole of the Bailey: The Complete Seasons 1 & 2 Rumpole of the Bailey
  2011-08 - A & E Home Video
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A television series about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole is a London criminal defense lawyer. …More

Sergeant Cribb Set 1 Sergeant Cribb Set 1
  2006-01 - BFS Entertainment & Multimedia
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Sergreant Cribb solves mysterious crimes against the backdrop of Victorian England. …More

Tommy & Tuppence: Partners in Crime Set 1 Tommy & Tuppence
 2003-04 - Acorn Media Publishing
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Agatha Christie's Tommy and Tuppence Beresford are a crime-solving couple who solve deviously delightful mysteries with exquisite Roaring '20s style. …More