What better way to spend a binge television watching session than with great British mysteries and TV series? We have the best Britain has to offer on DVD sets of complete series and individual series. The sets come with behind the scenes information and interviews with the actors.
You could look into the mystery series Kingdom starring the compelling, Stephen Fry as Peter Kingdom a country solicitor in Norfolk who’s life is turned upside down with the disappearance of his Brother. The series originally ran for three seasons from 2007-2009. The series was described as “Sunday night programming at its coziest” by Radio Times
If you want to begin watching a marathon long series of DVD’s pick up a season of Midsomer Murders and get ready for a superbly acted show based on the murder mystery books of Caroline Graham. The series stars Neil Dudgeon as Detective Chief Inspector John Barnaby, the cousin of the original Chief Inspector Tom Barnaby who started the series. Midsomer Murders follows DCI Barnaby as he investigates murders in the picturesque villages of the fictional Midsomer County. The series has aired on ITV in England since 1997 and is currently in its 25th season. Amazon carries all seasons on DVD.
If you enjoy the murder mystery books of Agatha Christie why not watch one? The venerable series Poirot follows Hercule Poirot a Belgian born Detective expertly portrayed by David Suchet. The series ran from 1989 to 2013 and won numerous British television awards. The series covers almost all of Christie’s Poroit canon, leaving out only a few short stories. All seasons are offered on DVD sets from Amazon.
These are just the beginning of the vast library of British mysteries and TV series Amazon offers. Other great titles to check out are The Edge of Darkness, Vera, The Lord Peter Wimbley Mysteries, The Sercret of Crickley Hall or Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries.