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The Living and the Dead 

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When a young couple inherit a farm, they are determined to turn it into a success, but strange supernatural forces soon intervene, threatening their marriage and their lives.

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Series cast summary:
Colin Morgan ...  Nathan Appleby 6 episodes, 2016
Charlotte Spencer ...  Charlotte Appleby 6 episodes, 2016
Malcolm Storry ...  Gideon Langtree 6 episodes, 2016
Kerrie Hayes ...  Gwen Pearce 6 episodes, 2016
Nicholas Woodeson ...  Matthew Denning 6 episodes, 2016
Tallulah Haddon ...  Harriet Denning / ... 5 episodes, 2016
Elizabeth Berrington ...  Maud Hare 4 episodes, 2016
Chloe Pirrie ...  Lara 4 episodes, 2016
Joel Gillman ...  Jack Langtree 4 episodes, 2016
Marianne Oldham Marianne Oldham ...  Mary Denning 4 episodes, 2016
Amber Fernée ...  Bathsheba / ... 4 episodes, 2016
Pooky Quesnel ...  Agnes Thatcher 3 episodes, 2016
Ben Fox Ben Fox ...  Simon Merrifield 3 episodes, 2016
Sarah Counsell Sarah Counsell ...  Lizzie Merrifield 3 episodes, 2016
David Oakes ...  William Payne 3 episodes, 2016
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A brilliant young couple inherit the farm and are determined to start a new life together. But their presence in this isolated corner of England starts to unleash strange, unsettling and dangerous supernatural phenomena that will start to threaten their marriage. Written by BBC America

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28 June 2016 (UK) See more »

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Живые и мёртвые See more »

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The series reunites director Alice Troughton with actor Colin Morgan. They previously worked together on the Doctor Who episode 2008 'Midnight' See more »

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Fully recommended and a wonderful drama
9 July 2016 | by jonnithomasSee all my reviews

I personally found this captivating and well worth watching.

The setting is a lovely location with history oozing thru the storyline. the characters are solid, 3d and fully believable. the directing and background make you believe the story and accept the circumstances.

it drags you into the plot and makes you want to know what ever happens next.

I cannot recommend this enough.

Unlike another critic I felt that the music enhanced the plot and added to the air of mystery.

It all becomes explained in the last episode and suddenly it all makes sense.

well worth watching.


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