Crime/Mystery Shows

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The Last Detective (2003 TV Series)
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"Dangerous" Davies always gets the cases no one else wants, and no one notices when he eventually succeeds. But his old-fashioned decency and dogged determination have won him legions of loyal fans. (90 mins.)
 
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Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989 TV Series)
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From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions. (100 mins.)
 
3.
Ashes to Ashes (2008 TV Series)
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DCI Gene Hunt swaps the Ford Cortina for an Audi Quattro and joins the London Metropolitan Police to deal with the 'Southern Nancy' criminal scum. (60 mins.)
 
4.
Case Histories (2011 TV Series)
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Former soldier and policeman, Jackson Brodie, becomes a private investigator.
 
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Detective Conan (1996 TV Series)
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The cases of a detective whose physical age was chemically reversed to that of a prepubescent boy but must hide his true mental development. (25 mins.)
Director: Mike McFarland
 
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Endeavour (2012 TV Series)
Episode: Pilot (2012)
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Young Endeavour Morse joins Inspector Fred Thursday's investigation into the disappearance of a schoolgirl named Mary Tremlett. (89 mins.)
 
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Foyle's War (2002 TV Series)
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As WW2 rages around the world, DCS Foyle fights his own war on the home-front as he investigates crimes on the south coast of England. Later series sees the retired detective working as an MI5 agent operating in the aftermath of the war. (90 mins.)
 
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Garrow's Law (2009 TV Series)
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Garrow's Law is the true tale of William Garrow, who acted as counsel for the accused, introducing the concept of 'innocent until proved guilty' at London's Old Bailey.
 
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Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996 TV Series)
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Hetty wakes on her 60th birthday and decides to become a private investigator. With assistance from a teenager called Geoffrey and her husband Robert, combined with her own common sense, Hetty is confident she can solve any case. (75 mins.)
 
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Inspector Lewis (2006 TV Series)
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Inspector Robert Lewis and Sergeant James Hathaway solve the tough cases that the learned inhabitants of Oxford throw at them. (90 mins.)
 
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Murder, She Wrote (1984 TV Series)
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Professional writer and amateur sleuth Jessica Fletcher uses her intellect, charm, and persistence to get to the bottom of every crime she encounters. (93 mins.)
 
12.
Murdoch Mysteries (2008 TV Series)
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In the 1890s, William Murdoch uses radical forensic techniques for the time, including fingerprinting and trace evidence, to solve some of the city's most gruesome murders. (48 mins.)
 
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Mystery!: Cadfael (1994 TV Series)
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A Crusader-turned-Monk uses his botanical knowledge to solve mysteries in the old Norman England town of Shrewsbury. (75 mins.)
 
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Nancy Drew (1995 TV Series)
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A young girl, Nancy Drew, solves crimes. (26 mins.)
 
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Pie in the Sky (1994 TV Series)
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DI Crabbe retires from the police force after being shot and sets up his own restaurant. However, his ex-boss, Chief Constable Fisher constantly calls Crabbe back on duty. (50 mins.)
 
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Sherlock (2010 TV Series)
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A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London. (88 mins.)
 
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984 TV Series)
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Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson solve the mysteries of copper beeches, a Greek interpreter, the Norwood builder, a resident patient, the red-headed league, and one final problem. (60 mins.)
 
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The Adventures of Shirley Holmes (1996 TV Series)
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The grand-niece of Sherlock Holmes, Shirley, lives in Canada and solves crime after local crime with the assistance of her boyfriend, Bo Sawchuk, and meeting opposition from Molly Hardy. (24 mins.)
 
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The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991 TV Series)
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Holmes and Dr Watson solve the mysteries of the disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax, Thor Bridge, Shoscombe Old Place, the Boscombe Valley, an illustrious client and a creeping man. (60 mins.)
 
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The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (1994 TV Series)
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Holmes, his friend Watson (or his brother Mycroft) work to solve the mysteries of three gables, the dying detective... (60 mins.)
 
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The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1986 TV Series)
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Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson solve the mysteries of the devil's foot, Silver Blaze, Wisteria Lodge and the Bruce-Partington Plans. (60 mins.)
 
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Wallander (2008 TV Series)
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A TV program centered on a soul-searching Swedish cop. (90 mins.)
 
23.
Zen (2011 Mini-Series)
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Detective Aurelio Zen brings justice to modern-day Italy. (270 mins.)
 
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Endeavour (2012 TV Series)
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Set in the 1960s, the show follows Endeavour Morse in his early years as a police constable. Working alongside his senior partner DI Fred Thursday, Morse engages in a number of investigations around Oxford. (89 mins.)