Van der Valk (1972–1992)

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Gritty British-made police drama series set in the beautiful location of Amsterdam. Cynical Dutch detective Commissaris "Piet" van der Valk and his colleagues investigate murders, kidnappings and political corruption.

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 Van Der Valk (32 episodes, 1972-1992)
Michael Latimer ...
 Insp Johnny Kroon (13 episodes, 1972-1973)
Susan Travers ...
 Arlette van der Valk (13 episodes, 1972-1973)
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Gritty British-made police drama series set in the beautiful location of Amsterdam. Cynical Dutch detective Commissaris "Piet" van der Valk and his colleagues investigate murders, kidnappings and political corruption.

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Fahndung: Van der Valk ermittelt  »

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(7 episodes) (1991-1992) | (25 episodes) (1972-1977)

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Geoffrey Bayldon and David McKail are among the very few actors to have acted in both the 70s series and the 90s series. See more »


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Eye Level
(Title Theme)
Written by Jack Trombey
Played by The Simon Park Orchestra
Conducted by Simon Park
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Theme became a Top 40 hit
4 June 2003 | by (Melbourne , Australia) – See all my reviews

TV drama based around the daily "Goings On" at an Amsterdam police station . The show's musical theme was called "Eye Level" . Written by Dutch composer Jack Trombey and performed by England's Simon Park Orchestra, the track went on to become a major Top 40 hit in the early 1970s and eventually sold in excess of a million copies world wide.


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