The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. Inspired by the novels of Caroline Graham, a modern master of the English village mystery, this collection features John Nettles (Bergerac) as the unflappable Detective Chief Inspector Tom Barnaby investigating his final cases (presented in their original UK broadcast order) in the murderous county. Jason Hughes ( This Life) costars as his earnest, efficient protege, Detective Sergeant Ben Jones.
br> After 13 years, DCI Tom Barnaby (John Nettles) has hung up his handcuffs. Tom's cousin John (Neil Dudgeon) is now in charge of solving crimes in picturesque, murderous Midsomer County. This set features Nettles' final episodes plus a "Saying Goodbye to Barnaby" essay and other bonus features. Includes all 15 mysteries from series 12-13. 24 hrs, 15 DVDs, SDH. Mature audiences.
Discs 1-4: Series 12, Part 1
The Dogleg Murders
Members of the swanky Whiteoaks Golf Club are turning up dead by the 13th hole.
The Black Book
The detectives investigate a string of savage murders precipitated by a local art auction.
Secrets and Spies
A mysterious creature is killing sheep in Midsomer County, but it soon moves on to larger prey.
A local scientist is determined to stop an American millionaire's latest business venture, leading to fatal repercussions.
Discs 5-7: Series 12, Part 2
Little Worthing's model village is the highlight of its tourist trade--until a dead body disfigures it.
A cat burglar's robberies expose the dark secrets of a prominent family.
The Great and the Good
A village school's possible closing leads to murder, mayhem, and a sleepwalking schoolteacher.
Discs 9-11: Series 13, Part 1
The Made-to-Measure Murders
A widow is murdered on her way to confession.
The Sword of Guillaume
Barnaby travels to Brighton to investigate a land deal.
Blood on the Saddle
A dispute over property lines turns a Wild West show into a crime scene.
The Silent Land
A librarian obsessed with March Magna's cemetery is found dead on top of a grave.
Discs 12-15: Series 13, Part 2
Competition over a prestigious music class unearths a long-kept secret.
The Noble Art
A reenactment of a championship boxing match turns deadly.
Not in My Backyard
A clash over property development leads to a string of murders.
Fit for Murder
The Barnabys' spa weekend is interrupted by a gruesome discovery.
- Interview with Jason Hughes
- Cast interviews
- Fascinating Facts
- Production notes
- Behind-the-scenes photo gallery for Blood on the Saddle
- "Barnaby Through the Years" photo gallery
- "Saying Goodbye to Barnaby" essay
Packaging: Boxed set
Run Time: 24 hours
Number of Discs: 15
Color or B&W: Color
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Rating: NR. The Black Book, The Creeper and Fit for Murder contain brief nudity.