"The most popular program on British TV" (London Evening Standard) returns with more old-school crime solving and witty banter. Superintendent Sandra Pullman (Amanda Redman, Sexy Beast) and her team of aging cops tackle cold cases abandoned by the Metropolitan Police. Each detective has a fair share of personal demons: Jack Halford (James Bolam, The Biederbecke Affair) is haunted by his wife's murder. Gerry Standing (Dennis Waterman, The Sweeney) has a troubled relationship with his daughter. Brian Lane (Alun Armstrong, Bleak House) battles the bottle, and Sandra seeks the truth about her family's shady past.
Seen on public television, this long running, critically acclaimed British series features smart writing, compelling stories, likeable characters, and a top-notch cast of seasoned actors and guest stars including Claire Bloom (The King's Speech), James Fox (A Passage to India), David Troughton (Norman Conquests), and Ronald Pickup (Lillie). 8 episodes, 3 DVDs, approx. 467 minutes, SDH.