And what secrets lurk behind the scenes of the blockbuster British mystery series. John Nettles, who stars as the unflappable Detective Chief Inspector Barnaby, presents his 10 favorite mysteries from the program's first six series. The affable Nettles introduces the cases with witty and revealing anecdotes about the show's production as he relates why each holds a special place in his heart. 10 cases, 16½ hrs, 10 DVDs, SDH.
The Killings at Badger's Drift
A murder reveals the sordid side of a quaint village.
A series of deaths at a nursing home causes the residents to suspect foul play.
A Worm in the Bud
Barnaby investigates a suspicious suicide note.
A postman with dubious principles is brutally murdered.
Dead Man's Eleven
A cricket bat used as a murder weapon implicates a tycoon's son.
Death of a Hollow Man
An amateur theatrical production provides abundant real-life drama.
The Electric Vendetta
A seemingly supernatural murder leads some to suspect aliens have invaded.
Murder on St. Malley's Day
Members of an elite student club close ranks after a murder.
A Talent for Life
A double murder reveals a series of long-buried secrets.
A beautiful woman's death harks back to three earlier murders.
Packaging: Boxed set
Run Time: 16 1/2 hours
Number of Discs: 10
Color or B&W: Color
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Other: These mysteries were previously released in set 1-6.
"The British rural version of Law & Order"--San Francisco Chronicle
"Caroline Graham is the best detective writer since Agatha Christie"--London Sunday Times