Inspector Jefe Javier Falcon (Marton Csokas, The Lord of the Rings) prowls Seville's serpentine alleys, solving crimes and exposing corruption in Spain's ancient city. He investigates a murder and an apparent suicide, is drawn to a glamorous widow Hayley Atwell, (Captain America), and copes with his ex-wife (Emilia Fox, The Pianist). A cinematic British series based on the bestselling crime fiction by Robert Wilson. 2 feature-length mysteries, 3 hrs, 2 DVDs, SDH. Mature audiences.
Episode 1: The Blind Man of Seville
A man is murdered after having been bound and forced to watch a film. Inspector Jefe Javier Falcon of the Seville police is called in to investigate. When Falcon finds an old photo of his father among the dead man's possessions, he plumbs the past and his own memories for clues to the current crimes.
Episode 2: The Silent and the Damned
Three months later, Falcon returns to work on the apparent suicide of prominent businessman Raphael Baena. The commissioner, however, soon reassigns him to the death of a supposed vagrant. Falcon discovers a connection between the deceased men, but a cover-up hinders his investigation and jeopardizes his career.
Packaging: Boxed set
Run Time: 3 hours
Number of Discs: 2
Color or B&W: Color
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Rating: NR. Contains sex, nudity, violence, graphic images, and coarse language.
"[Four stars]...terrific...intriguing" - Sunday Mail (UK)
"Evocative...stunning" - The Guardian (UK)
"Superb"-The Daily Telegraph (UK)
"Steamy" - Daily Mail (UK)