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Series created from classic and contemporary British mysteries, and some written specifically for the small screen.


Jessica Raine, David Walliams, Clarke Peters, Alice Krige, Agatha Christie
Description: An ordinary married couple gets caught up in international intrigue and discovers that they have a knack for crime solving in this charming detective series.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 10, 2016
Carolina Giammetta, Roberto Bangura, Audrey Cooke, Matt (Television director) Carter, Julia (Screenwriter) Gilbert
Description: The delightful Ashley Jensen (Catastrophe) stars as unlikely private detective Agatha Raisin, who uncovers killers in the Cotswolds in this British-village mystery. In Series Three, Agatha opens a PI agency to uncover the killers lurking in her sleepy Cotswold village, with help from her friend Roy and paramour James.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Stephen Tompkinson, Andrea Lowe, Caroline Catz, publisher BBC Worldwide Ltd.
Description: Some stories include: When a young man is found brutally murdered, Banks' instinct drags his team into a world of organized crime. The apparent suicide of a young girl drags Banks deeper into the dark world of 'untouchable' criminal Steve Richards. When a devoted husband and father goes missing, a ransom demand takes Banks and his team on a journey into the Chinese community.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Robert Thorogood, Yvonne Francas, Stewart Svaasand, Ardal O'Hanlon, Joséphine Jobert
Description: Detective Jack Mooney is starting to get to know the people and places of Saint Marie. But there's little time for sightseeing, as there are some fiendishly clever murders to solve"--Container.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
James Levinson, Russell Lewis, Colin Dexter, Zam Salim, Kate Saxon
Description: Endeavour and his colleagues are entering a new decade and era of change. Opening on New Year's Eve 1969, normal order has been resumed and the team reunited at Castle Gate CID, with Chief Superintendent Bright back in charge. However, the events of the past year have left their mark. Old friendships will be challenged, and new relationships will blossom.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Rachel (Screenwriter) Flowerday, Tahsin Guner, Peter (Producer) Bullock, Mark Williams, Sorcha Cusack
Description: Step back in time to the sleep 1950s English Cotswolds, where Father Brown continues to tend his flock and catch criminals with compassion, intuition, psychology, and wit. Includes all ten episodes from the seventh season.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Daisy Coulam, John (Screenwriter) Jackson, Carey Andrews, Jake Riddell, Joshua St. Johnston
Description: It's 1957, and it's as if the world of Grantchester has returned to an idyllic state, a metaphorical Garden of Eden. Will believes that everyone can get close to their own Eden through good works and a proactive attitude. But as Geordie knows, every Eden has its snakes. Will's faith will be tested as he and Geordie are reminded that there's darkness lurking in their corner of Cambridgeshire.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Chris Forster, Sian Reese-Williams, Sion Alun Davies, publisher Acorn Media (Firm)
Description: Detectives Cadi John and Owen Vaughan investigate the brutal murder of a former school teacher, but a group of local teenagers knows more about what happened than they are letting on.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Danny Brocklehurst, Hugh (Producer) Warren, Gilles Bannier, Ulrik Imtiaz Rolfsen, MyAnna Buring
Description: A strong-willed detective in her mid-thirties Helen Weeks is drawn into the two most testing and personal cases of her career, just as she begins her journey towards motherhood. Helen is never fazed by a challenge, but her tough exterior conceals a complex inner conflict. When the husband of an estranged school friend is accused of abduction, Helen must return to her hometown and confront her painful past.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Paul Marquess, Jake Riddell, Sally Tatchell, Sarah-Louise Hawkins, Claire Fryer
Description: The elite murder squad returns. As the detectives solve each case (skeletal remains dug up in the garden, the brutal murder of a pub landlord, a teenage au pair found dead, the double-shooting of a father and son), there's one mystery Detective Inspector David Bradford can't unravel. Where is his wife Sarah? As the other detectives investigate why David is lying to them about the night Sarah disappeared, they begin to think the unthinkable: did the Detective Inspector murder his wife?
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Rowan Atkinson, Shaun Dingwall, Leo Staar, Lucy Cohu, Aidan McArdle
Description: A mild-mannered man visits Maigret, accusing his wife of wanting to poison him. Maigret then gets a visit from the man's wife, who accuses him of being neurotic. Is Maigret watching a domestic spat unfold, or is it a murder in the making?
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Marc Evans, Ed Whitmore, Jo Willett, Martin Clunes, Katie Lyons
Description: When the battered body of a French student is found on Twickenham Green in London, hardworking and humble DCI Colin Sutton is appointed the lead detective on his first big case. Despite objections from his superiors, Sutton believes the young woman's murder may be connected to a previous attack and embarks on a quest to catch a serial killer. Realistically portraying the ins and outs of police investigations, it tells the story of one detective's uncompromising search for justice.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Hans Rosenfeldt, Nicola Larder, Charles director) Martin, Charles Sturridge, Jim O'Hanlon
Description: Season two of the story of an emotionally damaged ex-police detective who goes back on the job to investigate a serial killer after her seemingly happy marriage falls apart.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Audrey Cooke, Toby Frow, Matt (Television director) Carter, Jennie Darnell, Nick Hicks-Beach
Description: The English village mystery gets a contemporary spin in this hit British television series that has earned a worldwide following. Bucolic settings harbor macabre crimes and eccentric characters that are no match for DCI John Barnaby and his assistant, DS Jamie Winter.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Paul Tomalin, Paul Abbott, Tom Grieves, Julie Rutterford, Catherine Morshead
Description: DI Vivienne Deering and her team provide security at a contentious election debate, but tragedy strikes when a shooter attempts to assassinate one of the candidates. Deering and her right-hand woman, DC Dinah Kowalska, vow to apprehend the culprit, despite warnings from their superiors that the investigation could jeopardize an undercover officer who has infiltrated an extreme right-wing group.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Julian Unthank, Matthew (Screenwriter) Thomas, Linda (Producer),. elevision producer James, Tim Vaughn, Ian Emes
Description: This contemporary mystery series follows the adventures of newly promoted Detective Sergeant Matilda Stone and her three crime-writing aunts as they solve murders in the picturesque English region of Wildemarsh. Though Matilda's strict boss warns her that homicides are police-only matters, her aunts can't help but offer their expertise, as well as unsolicited dating advice. As Matilda contends with a novelist killed during a blackout at an awards ceremony, an aging rock star strangled before her band's reunion tour, and an actor killed onstage, the one case she can't seem to crack is the unexplained disappearance of her mother more than 20 years ago.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Ella Kelly, Piotr Szkopiak, Carolina Giametta, Ian (Television director) Barber, Richard Signy
Description: A ten part detective series from the BBC about an oddball couple of private detectives named Luella Shakespeare and Frank Hathaway. Investigating crime in Stratford-upon-Avon, the duo quickly discover all is not as peaceful as it seems in this little theatre town.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Eric Coulter, Gordon (Television director) Anderson, Isabelle Sieb, David Kane, Paul Logue
Description: Follows DI Jimmy Perez and his team as their investigation of a young Nigerian man's murder leads them to human trafficking network spanning Scotland's rural communities.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Eric Coulter, Lee Haven Jones, Rebecca Gatward, David Kane, Louise Ironside
Description: Follows DI Jimmy Perez and his DS, "Tosh" MacIntosh, as they investigate how the cold case of a teenager's murder is linked to their current investigation of a journalist's murder.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Charlie Palmer, Destiny Ekaragha, Diarmuid Goggins, Thaddeus O'Sullivan, Colin Teague
Description: Follow London forensic pathologist Dr. Nikki Alexander and her team as they work to solve five cases of mysterious deaths.
Call Number: Drama
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Patrick Schweitzer, Philipp Kadelbach, Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, Sam Riley
Description: What if Germany had won the war? This story explores an alternative timeline in which the United Kingdom is occupied by Nazi Germany, during the Second World War. Based on the novel by acclaimed spy novelist Len Deighton, this exciting mini-series follows detective Douglas Archer as he investigates a murder that draws him in to a web of political intrigue.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
George Adams, Ian Barry, Paul Jenner, Nadine Garner, Belinda McClory
Description: It's 1963. JFK has been assassinated. The world has changed... and tremors are being felt even all the way in Ballarat. Jean Blake is still adjusting to life after her husband Lucien's disappearance eight months earlier, when she's unexpectedly drawn into the investigation of a pair of bizarre murders. Both cases seem linked to a series of newspaper articles recently published in The Courier and Ballarat's most infamous unsolved mysteries. No one knows the town's history better than Jean and she's determined to help, despite push-back from Chief Superintendent Matthew Lawson.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Crystal Balint, Rachael Stirling, Julie Graham, Chanelle Peloso, publisher British Broadcasting Corporation
Description: A pair of British female codebreakers formerly at Bletchley Park help American cryptographers solve murders overlooked by the police in San Francisco.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
Sally Abbott, Piotr Szkopiak, Ian (Television director) Barber, Niall Fraser, Matt (Television director) Carter
Description: Suicide or murder? Searching for the truth makes Coroner Jane Kennedy glad she left her big-city law practice. Her beautiful coastal hometown has everything she could ask for: corpses, suspense, and a childhood sweetheart. Natural death, accident or foul play? It's all in a day's work when a skydiver opens a faulty parachute, a lifeboat volunteer drowns in a hoax alarm, and a faceless man washes up on the beach. Ten entertaining episodes of mystery, warmth and gentle humor, from the team that created Father Brown.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Nov 2, 2020
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Agatha Christie's Partners In Crime [DVD]
Jessica Raine, David Walliams, Clarke Peters, Alice Krige, Agatha Christie
Drama
Marcella. Season Two [DVD]
Hans Rosenfeldt, Nicola Larder, Charles director) Martin, Charles Sturridge, Jim O'Hanlon
Drama
Agatha Raisin. Series Three [DVD]
Carolina Giammetta, Roberto Bangura, Audrey Cooke, Matt (Television director) Carter, Julia (Screenwriter) Gilbert
Comedy
Midsomer Murders. Series 21 [DVD]
Audrey Cooke, Toby Frow, Matt (Television director) Carter, Jennie Darnell, Nick Hicks-Beach
Drama
Dci Banks. Season Five [DVD]
Stephen Tompkinson, Andrea Lowe, Caroline Catz, publisher BBC Worldwide Ltd.
Drama
No Offence. Series 3 [DVD]
Paul Tomalin, Paul Abbott, Tom Grieves, Julie Rutterford, Catherine Morshead
Drama
Death In Paradise. Season Eight [DVD]
Robert Thorogood, Yvonne Francas, Stewart Svaasand, Ardal O'Hanlon, Joséphine Jobert
Drama
Queens Of Mystery. [Series 1] [DVD]
Julian Unthank, Matthew (Screenwriter) Thomas, Linda (Producer),. elevision producer James, Tim Vaughn, Ian Emes
Drama
Endeavour. The Complete Seventh Season [DVD]
James Levinson, Russell Lewis, Colin Dexter, Zam Salim, Kate Saxon
Drama
Shakespeare & Hathaway [DVD] : Private Investigators. Season 1
Ella Kelly, Piotr Szkopiak, Carolina Giametta, Ian (Television director) Barber, Richard Signy
Comedy
Father Brown. Season Seven [DVD]
Rachel (Screenwriter) Flowerday, Tahsin Guner, Peter (Producer) Bullock, Mark Williams, Sorcha Cusack
Drama
Shetland. Season Five [DVD]
Eric Coulter, Gordon (Television director) Anderson, Isabelle Sieb, David Kane, Paul Logue
Drama
Grantchester. The Complete Fifth Season [DVD]
Daisy Coulam, John (Screenwriter) Jackson, Carey Andrews, Jake Riddell, Joshua St. Johnston
Drama
Shetland. Season Four [DVD]
Eric Coulter, Lee Haven Jones, Rebecca Gatward, David Kane, Louise Ironside
Drama
Hidden. Series 2 [DVD]
Chris Forster, Sian Reese-Williams, Sion Alun Davies, publisher Acorn Media (Firm)
Drama
Silent Witness. The Complete Season Twenty One
Charlie Palmer, Destiny Ekaragha, Diarmuid Goggins, Thaddeus O'Sullivan, Colin Teague
Drama
In The Dark [DVD]
Danny Brocklehurst, Hugh (Producer) Warren, Gilles Bannier, Ulrik Imtiaz Rolfsen, MyAnna Buring
Drama
Ssgb [DVD]
Patrick Schweitzer, Philipp Kadelbach, Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, Sam Riley
Drama
London Kills. Series 2 [DVD]
Paul Marquess, Jake Riddell, Sally Tatchell, Sarah-Louise Hawkins, Claire Fryer
Drama
The Blake Mysteries [DVD] : Ghost Stories
George Adams, Ian Barry, Paul Jenner, Nadine Garner, Belinda McClory
Drama
Maigret. The Complete Series [DVD]
Rowan Atkinson, Shaun Dingwall, Leo Staar, Lucy Cohu, Aidan McArdle
Drama
The Bletchley Circle. San Francisco [DVD].
Crystal Balint, Rachael Stirling, Julie Graham, Chanelle Peloso, publisher British Broadcasting Corporation
Drama
Manhunt [DVD]
Marc Evans, Ed Whitmore, Jo Willett, Martin Clunes, Katie Lyons
Drama
The Coroner. Season Two [DVD]
Sally Abbott, Piotr Szkopiak, Ian (Television director) Barber, Niall Fraser, Matt (Television director) Carter
Drama