Maigret (1992– )

TV Series  -   -  Crime | Drama | Mystery
7.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.6/10 from 231 users  
Reviews: 7 user | 6 critic

From Montmartre to the remote French countryside, Maigret encounters the dark side of the human psyche. Yet, he manages to maintain both compassion and a sense of humor as he explores the complex motives that lie behind every crime.

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Exclusive Trailer

View the Foxcatcher Exclusive trailer with Steve Carell and Channing Tatum


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 97 titles
created 07 Dec 2011
 
a list of 47 titles
created 13 Apr 2012
 
a list of 22 titles
created 20 Jan 2013
 
a list of 392 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Maigret" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Maigret (1992– )

Maigret (1992– ) on IMDb 7.6/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Maigret.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



2   1  
1993   1992  

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

For some time now, women coming home at night have been savagely murdered by a mysterious serial killer. Inspector Lagrume thinks he has found the culprit in the person of Barberot, a local... See full summary »

Director: Jean Delannoy
Stars: Jean Gabin, Annie Girardot, Olivier Hussenot
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Inspector Maigret is traveling to the French countryside to visit his friend, the duchess of Saint-Fiacre. She has received a letter recently stating that she will die soon. A few days ... See full summary »

Director: Jean Delannoy
Stars: Jean Gabin, Michel Auclair, Valentine Tessier
Mystery!: Campion (1989–1990)
Adventure | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

In 1930's England, a man from an aristocratic family takes up the pseudonym Albert Campion and, with the help of his ex-burglar manservant, solves mysteries.

Stars: Peter Davison, Brian Glover, Andrew Burt
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

This British TV series, shot almost entirely on videotape, dramatized short mystery fiction by authors who were contemporaries of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Many of these authors were ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Barkworth, Peter Vaughan, Douglas Wilmer
Dalziel and Pascoe (TV Series 1996)
Crime | Mystery | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Supt. Dalziel and partner DI Pascoe investigate murders, and find a bond forming between them despite their blatantly differing personalities.

Stars: Warren Clarke, Colin Buchanan, David Royle
Maigret (1964–1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Stars: Wies Andersen, Jan Teulings, Lies de Wind
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Stars: Jean Richard, François Cadet, Annick Tanguy
A Dorothy L. Sayers Mystery (TV Series 1987)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A gentleman sleuth solves mysteries and falls in love with a detective novelist.

Stars: Harriet Walter, Edward Petherbridge, Richard Morant
Crime | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Willy Ferriere is dead broke and his mistress costs a lot. One day, he says in a pub that he would give 100,000 francs to get rid of his wealthy aunt. Someone lets him know it's a deal. The... See full summary »

Director: Julien Duvivier
Stars: Harry Baur, Valéry Inkijinoff, Alexandre Rignault
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Director: Gilles Grangier
Stars: Jean Gabin, Françoise Fabian, Roland Armontel
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: Alfred Weidenmann
Stars: Heinz Rühmann, Françoise Prévost, Günther Stoll
Maigret: L'ombra cinese (TV Movie 2004)
Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Director: Renato De Maria
Stars: Sergio Castellitto, Margherita Buy, Carlos Bardem
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Chief Inspector Maigret / ... (12 episodes, 1992-1993)
Geoffrey Hutchings ...
 Sgt. Lucas (12 episodes, 1992-1993)
Jack Galloway ...
 Inspector Janvier / ... (11 episodes, 1992-1993)
...
 Inspector LaPointe / ... (10 episodes, 1992-1993)
John Moffatt ...
 Comeliau / ... (5 episodes, 1992-1993)
Edit

Storyline

From Montmartre to the remote French countryside, Maigret encounters the dark side of the human psyche. Yet, he manages to maintain both compassion and a sense of humor as he explores the complex motives that lie behind every crime.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

11 February 1992 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Epitheoritis Maigret  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(12 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Michael Gambon takes over the role of Jules Maigret from Richard Harris, who played the role four years earlier. Gambon and Harris would later share another role: that of Albus Dumbledore in the Harry Potter films. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Maigert The British Detective
4 September 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Having read most of the short and long Maigret stories and seen a number of Bruno Cremer's version (French with subtitles), I had looked forward to this version if only because it did not require me to read subtitles. But I was very disappointed.

Essentially, the BBC has transformed Maigret into a hard-boiled British detective with none of the subtlety of Georges Simenon's French detective.

Of course they take liberties with the stories, and this is normal and to be expected with TV / movie dramatizations of books, but the dialog is very disappointing and not at all the Maigret of Simenon.

It's not terrible, but Michael Gambon's Maigret is not good either. Better to obtain and watch the Bruno Cremer version, even though it requires you know French or read subtitles.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Maigret (1992) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page