Luther (2010–2013)

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A crime drama series starring Idris Elba as a near-genius murder detective whose brilliant mind can't always save him from the dangerous violence of his passions.

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Feature film inspired by the TV series, "Luther."

Stars: Idris Elba, Indira Varma, Warren Brown
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 DCI John Luther (15 episodes, 2010-2013)
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 DS Justin Ripley (15 episodes, 2010-2013)
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 DSU Martin Schenk / ... (12 episodes, 2010-2013)
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 Benny Silver / ... (11 episodes, 2010-2013)
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 Alice Morgan (10 episodes, 2010-2013)
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 Mark North (9 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 DCI Erin Gray / ... (8 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 DCI Ian Reed (7 episodes, 2010)
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 DSU Rose Teller (7 episodes, 2010)
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 Zoe Luther (7 episodes, 2010)
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A crime drama series starring Idris Elba as a near-genius murder detective whose brilliant mind can't always save him from the dangerous violence of his passions.

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murder | psychopath | police | See All (3) »

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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All three seasons end with the same line of dialogue: "now what?" See more »

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DCI John Luther: It's not right though, is it?
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Featured in The Wright Stuff: Episode #15.110 (2011) See more »

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Paradise Circus
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Written by Robert del Naja, Grant Marshall, Hope Sandoval, Daniel Jonathan Brown and Stewart Neville Jackson
Performed by Massive Attack
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crazy comic book action
1 June 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

wow! this is the most entertaining detective show I've ever watched! if you like gritty detective dramas with cleverly pieced together plots then.... watch something else. This series has outlandish criminals doing their thing while Luther magically appears with all the answers and at the same time insults your intelligence.

But when you have the amount of unbelievable & and some times shocking action that they cram into Luther you wont care! the 1st 4 episodes are the usual 1 villain per episode formula of many TV shows but the 5th episode was absolutely gripping and left me wanting the next episode straight away, instead of the usual welcome 1 week break. it really did step up a gear. The only program that comes on in the week that i specifically make time for to sit down and watch. id give it a 10 if they just gave the crime solving aspect a LOT more thought. crazy comic book is action is just fine with me though.


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