Midsomer Murders Set 21
Inspired by the bestselling novels of British suspense author Caroline Graham, the BBC mystery series Midsomer Murders initially debuted in 1997 and ran for many years thereafter. It unfolds in the deceptively serene-looking villages of Midsomer County, England, where Detective Chief Inspector Tom Barnaby (John Nettles) and his protégé, Dete ctive Sergeant Ben/i>… See more details below
Inspired by the bestselling novels of British suspense author Caroline Graham, the BBC mystery series Midsomer Murders initially debuted in 1997 and ran for many years thereafter. It unfolds in the deceptively serene-looking villages of Midsomer County, England, where Detective Chief Inspector Tom Barnaby (John Nettles) and his protégé, Dete ctive Sergeant Ben Jones (Jason Hughes) proceed to solve one sinister and haunting case after another. Though labeled Set 21, this box set actualy includes the first four episodes from Series 14, which originally aired between March 30-May 25, 2011: Death in the Slow Lane, Dark Secrets, Echoes of the Dead, and Oblong Murders.Homicide, blackmail, greed, and betrayal: just a taste of what goes on behind the well-trimmed hedges of Midsomer County. Inspired by the novels of Caroline Graham, "the best detective writer since Agatha Christie" (Sunday Times, UK), this British series is deliciously sinister and darkly humorous.
Set 21 Features:
DEATH IN THE SLOW LANE
DCI John Barnaby’s relationship with his new partner, DS Ben Jones, is off to a rough start after the older detective belittles Jones’s enthusiasm for a local classic car show. When one of the show’s judges is found dead near a vintage car, the two detectives are forced to cooperate before the killer can strike again.
After attempting to pay a visit to a reclusive couple, a social services investigator is found dead in a nearby creek. Barnaby and Jones race to unravel a series of long-standing secrets and scandals in order to find the killer. Meanwhile, Barnaby’s wife arrives in Causton, where she receives a less-than-enthusiastic welcome.
Disc 3 ECHOES OF THE DEAD
Newly single Dianne Price is discovered drowned in her bathtub and staged to look like a bride. When more murders follow, the detectives realize that the cases bear eerie similarities to notorious murders from the past. Barnaby and Jones race to catch the copycat killer before the body count rises further.
Disc 4 THE OBLONG MURDERS
Barnaby and Jones are called in to investigate when a member of the Oblong Foundation, a new-age cult, disappears. Jones must skip his vacation to go undercover among the cultists, and the detective soon learns of prior deaths that may not have been accidental.
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