Juliet Bravo (1980–1985)

TV Series  -   -  Crime | Drama | Mystery
7.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.2/10 from 96 users  
Reviews: 4 user

Newly-promoted Inspector Jean Darblay takes charge of the police station in the fictional Lancashire town of Hartley. She is the first woman to be placed in charge of the station and ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 100 titles
created 20 Dec 2010
 
a list of 84 titles
created 13 Jul 2013
 
a list of 34 titles
created 07 Jan 2014
 
a list of 63 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 100 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Juliet Bravo" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Juliet Bravo (1980–1985)

Juliet Bravo (1980–1985) on IMDb 7.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Juliet Bravo.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



6   5   4   3   2   1  
1985   1984   1983   1982   1981   1980  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Chief (1990–1995)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Focussing on the politics at the top of a typical English police force in its continual battle to solve the problems the times, in this case the fictional Eastland of East Anglia.

Stars: Martin Shaw, Karen Archer, Gillian Martell
Z Cars (1962–1978)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A gritty drama which follows the work of the police force in the fictional northern English town of Newtown.

Stars: James Ellis, John Slater, Douglas Fielding
Bergerac (1981–1991)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Alcoholic and divorced father of a young daughter, DS Jim Bergerac is a true maverick who prefers doing things his own way, and consequently doesn't always carry out his investigations the way his boss would like.

Stars: John Nettles, Terence Alexander, Sean Arnold
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

The trials and misadventures of the staff of a country veterinary office in 1940's Yorkshire.

Stars: Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy, Peter Davison
The Sweeney (1975–1978)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

British police TV series which revolutionized the genre on UK television in the mid-1970s starring John Thaw as a hard-edged detective in the Flying Squad of London's Metropolitan Police.

Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan
Boon (1986–1992)
Drama | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Ken Boon and Harry Crawford are two middle-aged ex-firemen who start out in business together, initially in Birmingham and later in Nottingham. During the seven series (1986-1992), Ken ... See full summary »

Stars: Michael Elphick, David Daker, Neil Morrissey
Bread (1986–1991)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

The Liverpool-based Boswell family are experts at exploiting the system to get by in life. Despite the fact that none of the Boswells are officially employed, they manage to live a fairly ... See full summary »

Stars: Jean Boht, Nick Conway, Jonathon Morris
C.A.T.S. Eyes (1985–1987)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

An all-female detective outfit, the "Eyes Enquiry Agency", is formed as a front for the Home Office's new security operation the Covert Activities Thames Section (or CATS for short). ... See full summary »

Stars: Jill Gascoine, Leslie Ash, Don Warrington
The Gentle Touch (1980–1984)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The adventures of tough lady cop Maggie Forbes.

Stars: Jill Gascoine, William Marlowe, Paul Moriarty
Dixon of Dock Green (1955–1976)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Stars: Jack Warner, Peter Byrne, Geoffrey Adams
How We Used to Live (1968–1996)
History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

British educational drama tracing the lives and fortunes of fictional Yorkshire families from Victorian times.

Stars: Redvers Kyle, Diana Davies, James Tomlinson
Good Cop (TV Series 2012)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Stars: Michael Angelis, Warren Brown, Don Gayle
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
David Ellison ...
 Sergeant Joseph Beck (87 episodes, 1980-1985)
Noel Collins ...
 Sergeant George Parrish (87 episodes, 1980-1985)
Stephanie Turner ...
 Inspector Jean Darblay (44 episodes, 1980-1982)
Anna Carteret ...
 Inspector Kate Longton (44 episodes, 1983-1985)
Mark Botham ...
 PC Danny Sparks (44 episodes, 1983-1985)
C.J. Allen ...
 PC Brian Kelleher (41 episodes, 1983-1985)
Edit

Storyline

Newly-promoted Inspector Jean Darblay takes charge of the police station in the fictional Lancashire town of Hartley. She is the first woman to be placed in charge of the station and initially there is considerable scepticism from the long-standing staff of Sergeants Joe Beck and George Parrish. After the second series, Jean Darblay left and was replaced by Kate Longton. Written by Martin Underwood <imdb@martinunderwood.f9.co.uk>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

30 August 1980 (UK)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(88 episodes)

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The title "Juliet Bravo" is the inspector's call-sign, JB, expressed in the radio phonetic alphabet. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Thick of It: Episode #3.1 (2009) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Solid Police series
8 May 2006 | by See all my reviews

This series was THE Police drama of the early eighties and in many ways managed to be groundbreaking and traditional. It relied on the tried and tested format of studio interiors and location film but also addressed in its time a number of emerging crime issues. The big issue initially was the fact that the Insp was female and yet due to excellent performances from both leading women it was their professional ability that shone through. It did pull some punches and was the first primetime Saturday night series that I recall that dealt with the effects of heroin that was rampant in Britain at the time. Dodgy as it seems my fondest memory is of Anne Cateret stood in her tights ironing her Police skirt. Many a male fan would agree!


10 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Jear Darblay or Kate Longton? dyker_the_horse
Availability in USA? hmahendra
No handcuffs dyker_the_horse
Forget Starsky and Hutch........... mungoduff1
Why Sally? howardkettle
Discuss Juliet Bravo (1980) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page