British police drama that revolves around two mismatched detectives who scour London solving complex cases.

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 DI Susan Alembic (10 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 DS Luke Stone (10 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Frank Craven / ... (10 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 DC Alison Bain / ... (10 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 DCI Turner / ... (10 episodes, 2004-2006)
Amber Aga ...
 Dr. Anvar 'Annie' Parvez (9 episodes, 2004-2006)
Alexis Conran ...
 Dr. Simon Dunne (8 episodes, 2004-2006)
Geff Francis ...
 DI Adrian Dumfries / ... (7 episodes, 2004-2006)
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British police drama that revolves around two mismatched detectives who scour London solving complex cases.

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A darker side of London.

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Kill City  »

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DS Luke Stone's mobile phone uses the theme from the '70s classic British cop show The The Sweeney (1975) for its ringtone. See more »

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[Stone has found a witness who saw a killer enter the building where the killing took place; a homeless man who was under a tree by the entrance]
D. I. Susan Alembic: [pointing to the witness] Him as your key witness? You'll be laughed out of court!
DS Luke Stone: This from a senior investigating officer who employs a psychic!
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Feeble
27 April 2006 | by (UK) – See all my reviews

I had the misfortune to catch the latest episode of this show. I'm a regular viewer of TV crime shows but had never seen this. I was lucky.

Feeble in every department. It looks like it was shot through a filter of soup, the script was terrible - the story was hackneyed, psychologically inconsistent, and dull, the acting was weak. Kris Marshall is particularly unconvincing and looks uncomfortable in the role, even though this is the second series. The world the characters inhabit is a collection of watered down lifts from other shows (the light box they use to view photographs a typical example, ripping off the transparent boards from Waking the Dead to considerably less effect and impact).

Will go out of my way to avoid future episodes.


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