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Buried Treasure (2001)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  November 2001 (UK)
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Harry Jenkins is a self-made business man, who one day receives a message that his only daughter has died in a car crash. Last time he saw his daughter was at his wife's funeral. When ... See full summary »

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Saffron
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Luke
Rachel Davies ...
Estelle
Ellen Thomas ...
Martha
Jennifer Hennessy ...
Jill Hellings
Daniel Ainsleigh ...
Lee
Caroline Pegg ...
Estate Agent
Eamon Boland ...
Ronald
Norman Gregory ...
Thomas
James Smith ...
Coroner
Martyn Whitby ...
Businessman (as Martin Whitby)
Steve Chaplin ...
Manchester Policeman
Sam Halpenny ...
London Policeman
Sanjay Sharma ...
Bank Clerk
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Harry Jenkins is a self-made business man, who one day receives a message that his only daughter has died in a car crash. Last time he saw his daughter was at his wife's funeral. When trying to deal with his daughter's affairs, he finds out he is a grandfather of a nine-year-old girl, named Saffron. Since he is her only relative, social services hands over Saffron to him. At first he tries to get rid of her, but he soon finds out that they share more than his daughter, Saffron's mother. They take a trip from Manchester to London, to find Saffron's estranged father, but they find so much more. Written by Louise J-L

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The title was altered from "Buried Treasure" to "Hidden Treasure" on its first repeat on September 11th, 2002, because of the sensitivity of the word "buried" on that particular date. See more »

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Not half bad
24 May 2002 | by (Cape Town) – See all my reviews

I must admit that I enjoyed this movie, but then again I have always been a fan of John Thaw.

The plot is fairly straight forward and includes all the usual 'good cop, bad cop' conflicts required: old man, 7 year old daughter; white man, black (almost) son-in-law etc.

The outcome is predictable, but the acting is quiet frankly superb - and not just John Thaw. So if it does show on a TV screen near you, I recommend spending a couple of hours in John Thaw's company.


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