Ruth Rendell Mysteries - Set 4

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Overview

Like Agatha Christie, the name Ruth Rendell has become universally recognized as a quality British mystery "brand." With intellectually challenging plots, unique psychological depth, and clear-eyed social observations, these two feature-length Inspector Wexford mysteries reinforce the brand's sterling reputation. In "Simisola" (1996), racial tensions complicate Wexford's search for a missing girl. In "Road Rage" (1998), eco-terrorism invades a fictional Sussex town where the staid Wexford (George Baker) and ...
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Overview

Like Agatha Christie, the name Ruth Rendell has become universally recognized as a quality British mystery "brand." With intellectually challenging plots, unique psychological depth, and clear-eyed social observations, these two feature-length Inspector Wexford mysteries reinforce the brand's sterling reputation. In "Simisola" (1996), racial tensions complicate Wexford's search for a missing girl. In "Road Rage" (1998), eco-terrorism invades a fictional Sussex town where the staid Wexford (George Baker) and Detective Inspector Burden (Christopher Ravenscroft) do their work. As the latest set featuring the beloved Inspector Wexford, this set is sure to be prized by mystery lovers. Special features include "Super Sleuths: Inspector Wexford," a documentary featuring George Baker, and a Ruth Rendell biography.
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Special Features

Super Sleuths: Inspector Wexford, a documentary featuring George Baker
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/31/2009
  • UPC: 054961818495
  • Rating:

  • Source: Acorn Media
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 5:53:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 59,399

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Ruth Mendell Mysteries, Vol. 1
1. Waiting Room [7:45]
2. Missing Daughter [7:45]
3. I Saw Her [5:31]
4. No Life? [7:59]
5. Hunt the Secret [9:03]
6. Boyfriend [8:32]
7. Invitation [4:08]
1. Melanie's Day [7:53]
2. Casablanca Torch [8:30]
3. Garden Party [8:18]
4. Bad News [8:35]
5. Flight Plans [6:13]
6. Hope [10:58]
1. Lollipop Lady [7:53]
2. Oni Awakes [8:30]
3. Little Lass [8:18]
4. Epson House [8:35]
5. Coming Up [6:13]
6. Silenced [10:58]
Disc #2 -- Ruth Mendell Mysteries, Vol. 2
1. Protest [7:30]
2. Tree Huggers [8:59]
3. 3rd of April [7:55]
4. Surveillance [8:03]
5. Ulrike Pearls? [8:13]
6. Hooded Men [9:59]
1. Where's Dora? [8:10]
2. No News [8:14]
3. Contemporary Cars [8:32]
4. Well Hidden [8:18]
5. She's Alive [7:56]
6. Simple Plans [9:45]
1. Rough Night [7:30]
2. Celebrations [8:59]
3. Sacred Globe [7:55]
4. Dora Is Home [8:03]
5. Developments [8:13]
6. King of the Wood [9:59]
1. Why Now? [8:10]
2. Deceased [8:14]
3. One of Them Now [8:32]
5. Morning Glory [7:56]
4. Specialist Garden [8:18]
6. My View, My England [9:45]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Ruth Mendell Mysteries, Vol. 1
   Episode Selection
      Part One
      Part Two
      Part Three
   Scene Index
      Simisola - Part 1
      Simisola - Part 2
      Simisola - Part 3
   Play Super Sleuths
Disc #2 -- Ruth Mendell Mysteries, Vol. 2
   Episode Selection
      Part One
      Part Two
      Part Three
      Part Four
   Scene Index
      Road Rage - Part 1
      Road Rage - Part 2
         A Long Night
      Road Rage - Part 3
      Road Rage - Part 4
   Ruth Rendell Biography
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  • Posted October 1, 2010

    I Also Recommend:

    Comfy British Mysteries with a Touch of Social Conscience

    Enjoyable adaptations of Ruth Rendell mysteries. I had previously seen these on TV, and they were still interesting the second time around, but Road Rage was more satisfying when I didn't know the surprise ending.

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