Our female sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920s Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger-sharp wit.
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 Phryne Fisher (34 episodes, 2012-2015)
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 Detective John 'Jack' Robinson / ... (34 episodes, 2012-2015)
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 Hugh Collins / ... (34 episodes, 2012-2015)
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 Dorothy 'Dot' Williams / ... (34 episodes, 2012-2015)
Richard Bligh ...
 Mr. Butler (32 episodes, 2012-2015)
Travis McMahon ...
 Bert (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
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 Cec (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
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 Dr. Mac (17 episodes, 2012-2015)
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Our female sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920s Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger-sharp wit.

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Miss Fisher - Delitti e misteri  »

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Every episode closes with blacking out the screen, usually focusing on Miss Fisher's face in a circle. The closing scene is almost always Miss Fisher with Detective Inspector Jack Robinson. See more »

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Although the producers have obviously gone to some trouble to use period firearms suited to the 1920s era, nevertheless Miss Fishers trademark revolver is a Chiefs Special model that was introduced in America on 1950. Similar American revolvers by Smith & Wesson from the 20s era were distinctly different on appearance. See more »

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29 November 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This series is Drop Dead Fabulous. I have been longing for a new period style murder mystery series. And Essie Davis is simply perfect and delicious as Phryne Fisher.

I have always been mad that Diana Rigg did not make more of the Mrs. Bradley Mysteries Series. So few episodes.

But now we have Essie Davis to take the torch and Forge ahead. Love Love Love this series.

Also Love the strong woman who won't let stupid male chauvinistic pigs push her around...and I am a male myself. She's smart, witty, caring and down right sexy. Who could ask for anything more? If you like smart murder mysteries, and not the stupid glossy trash we Americans produce, then this is the series for you. Cannot wait to see more future episodes. Thank you Netflix for offering this series on Instant View. Makes we want to keep up my monthly fee.

A Very Happy American


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