The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in this hit British mystery series that has earned a worldwide following for its darkly humorous depiction of murderous events in an otherwise peaceful English countryside. John Barnaby (Neil Dudgeon) continues as Chief Inspector, cracking cases with the help of his new assistant, DS Jamie Winter (Nick Hendrix). 6 episodes, 9 hrs, 3 DVDs or Blu-ray discs, SDH. Acorn customers will receive prior to the official release date! Shipping late August.
Episode 1: The Ghost of Causton Abbey
Causton is buzzing at the opening of a new brewery on the site of a famously cursed abbey. But excitement turns to fear when a man is found boiled to death in one of the vats. DCI Barnaby and DS Winter are puzzled—could this really be about beer?
Episode 2: Death of the Small Coppers
When a butterfly collector is found murdered, pinned to a wall in a manner akin to his treasured specimens, DCI Barnaby and DS Winter are thrust into a crime with local and international impacts. With an old friend's help, can they catch the culprit before another victim is found?
Episode 3: Drawing Dead
Carver Valley's comic festival is in full swing when the village is shocked by the murder of a former supermodel. With a scathing comic's shaming of several villagers as the only lead, Barnaby and Winter are left trying to separate fact from fiction.
Episode 4 The Lions of Causton
Barnaby gets to relive his former days of sporting glory when a death at the local rugby club sends him into a muddle of old grudges, new romances…and artisanal chocolates?
Episode 5: Death Do Us Part
Barnaby is less than impressed when Sarah drags him to a family friend's wedding. But things soon go from bad to worse when tragedy strikes, and Barnaby is called into action to catch a murderer with an apparent penchant for local brides.
Episode 6: Send in the Clowns
Ferrabee's Circus comes to town, bringing with it a chain of sinister clown sightings, threatening notes, and deathly dangerous circus acts. Barnaby will have to face his fears to solve the case.
Run Time: 9 hours
Number of discs: 3
Foreign Language Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 16x9
Audio Format: 5.1 Dolby Digital
Content disclaimer: violence, disturbing images, an nudity
Neil Dudgeon (Life of Riley), Nick Hendrix (Marcella), Annette Badland (EastEnders).
Guest stars include Michael Byrne, Ann Eleonora Jørgensen, Ellie Haddington, Tamzin Outhwaite, Don Gilet, and Andrew Gower.