MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 194 this week

Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness (2003)

TV Movie  -   -  Crime | Drama | Thriller  -  18 April 2004 (USA)
8.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.2/10 from 1,184 users  
Reviews: 17 user | 14 critic

Detective Superintendent Jane Tennison's investigation of the murder of a Bosnian refugee leads her to one, or possibly two, Serbian war criminals determined to silence the last witness to a massacre a decade before.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 8245 titles
created 10 Aug 2011
 
UK
a list of 35 titles
created 25 Oct 2011
 
a list of 981 titles
created 24 Sep 2012
 
a list of 882 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 31 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness (TV Movie 2003)

Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness (TV Movie 2003) on IMDb 8.2/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness.
Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 9 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Oleg Menshikov ...
Milan Lukic
...
DCI Simon Finch
...
...
Elizabeth Lukic
...
...
Robert West
...
Zigic
...
DC Michael Phillips
Tanya Moodie ...
DC Lorna Greaves
...
...
Shaw
Rad Lazar ...
Kasim
Serge Soric ...
Dr. Mulagu
...
Jasmina
Edit

Storyline

Helen Mirren (Calendar Girls, Gosford Park) is back as Inspector Jane Tennison in an eagerly awaited new episode of the Emmy award-winning series Prime Suspect on ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre. It's been seven years since Tennison put the handcuffs on a psychotic killer in the last episode. Now, amid pressure to retire, she faces a death squad that has unleashed the horrors of the Balkan civil war on London. Written by stebbones@excite.com

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Thriller

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

18 April 2004 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre: Prime Suspect 6  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (2 parts)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

Tennison's glasses suddenly appear on her face during the second interview with Milan Lukic. See more »

Quotes

Det. Supt. Jane Tennison: [asked if she is competent] Well, I've memorized the name of the current prime minister, if that's of any help.
See more »

Connections

Follows Prime Suspect: Inner Circles (1995) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The highly-refined art of television writing.
19 November 2003 | by (Adelaide, Australia) – See all my reviews

The four-hour miniseries is, when well executed, one of the most entertaining forms of modern drama. "Prime Suspect 6" is a vivid demonstration of how a well-crafted script put in the hands of a competent director and a dedicated cast and crew can provide cliff-hanging suspense and emotional excursions for viewers of a wide range of ages and backgrounds.

Helen Mirren is possibly at her best in "6" as the ageing senior detective, constantly battling the establishment as she tries to manage a big caseload when a particularly brutal murder opens a Pandora's box of leads, lies and loose ends.

My prize, however, goes to Peter Berry for his writing. The story lets us slowly explore the minds, motivations and especially the passions of all the main characters and makes good use of historical events and present-day tensions to construct a drama of the highest quality. His story has strong Hollywood elements, and for this style of drama, that's precisely what's needed.

If you missed it this time, don't miss the repeat or definitely rent the DVD when it's out.


14 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Is it just me or...... Viv70
Balkan Music Soundtrack mmshock
anything 2 do with the u.k t.v series? Gothette666
Question about line Jillian724
Missed the very end... IanDSmith
Prime Suspect 6 airs on Masterpiece Theatre April 18&25 stebbones
Discuss Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness (2003) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?