While WWII rages across the Channel, police detective Christopher Foyle (Michael Kitchen) reluctantly remains on duty in his quiet English coastal town. The battle comes to Foyle in its own way as he probes war-related cases of murder, espionage, and treason. Mystery blends with history, moral complexity, and period atmosphere in this splendid British series. Includes four complete mysteries. CC, approx. 400 min. on 4 DVDs.
The French Drop
Investigating a suspicious death, Foyle gets caught up in the rivalry between the established spy agency MI5 and the newly created SOE (Special Operations Executive).
Sabotage, murder, and adultery at a pioneering RAF hospital brings Foyle face to face with the devastating physical and emotional consequences of war.
They Fought in the Fields
A murdered farmer and the crash landing of a German plane present a confusing case, especially as spring is in the air and even Foyle is not immune to a whiff of romance.
A War of NervesAn unexploded bomb at a busy shipyard leads to a startling discovery in a complex story of greed and politics.
- Behind-the-scenes documentary with interviews and exclusive "making-of" footage
- Production notes
- Historical backgrounds
- Cast reflections
- Cast filmographies
Packaging: Boxed set
Run Time: 400 minutes
Number of discs: 4
Color or B&W: Color
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
"A triumph from start to finish"--Wall Street Journal
"For the mystery fans, Foyle is a must-see"--The Houston Chronicle
"[Foyle's] has been terrific since the first episode and remained consistent"--DVD Authority
"Absoluut heerlijk!" [Absolutely great!]"--Het Nieuwsblad DVD (Holland)
Lew Grade Award Winner (2003)
BAFTA TV Award Nomination for Best Drama Series (2004)
BAFTA TV Award Nomination for Best Production Design (2003)
National Television Awards (UK) Nomination for Most Popular Newcomer (Honeysuckle Weeks, 2004)