Returning for a three-episode encore, this enormously popular, award-winning mystery series stars Michael Kitchen (Out of Africa) as Detective Chief Inspector Christopher Foyle, a police investigator in the British coastal community of Hastings. In the immediate aftermath of World War II, Foyle finds his longed-for retirement interrupted by cases involving international intrigue, military racism, and an accused traitor all too willing to go to the gallows. Complete UK broadcast edition. Three episodes, approx. 300 minutes, 3 DVDs, SDH.
The Russian House
June 1945. Tracking an escaped Russian POW at the behest of British intelligence, Foyle becomes involved in a murder investigation conducted by his former subordinate, DI Paul Milner. The situation threatens
Packaging: Boxed set
Run Time: 300 minutes
Number of Discs: 3
Color or B&W: Color
Starring Michael Kitchen, Honeysuckle Weeks and Anthony Howell; and featuring Max Brown, Christopher Good, Tim Pigott-Smith, Charlotte Riley, Sam Spruell, Andrew Scott, David Yelland, and Anastasia Hille.
"Outstanding"--The New York Times
"The drama seems infused, suddenly, with important complexity, with great questions of war, peace, civilian casualties"--The Wall Street Journal
"Michael Kitchen as Foyle is a pleasure
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 (Honeysu