Welcome to England’s most murderous county. . . The English village mystery gets a contemporary spin in this hit British television series that has earned a worldwide following. Bucolic settings harbor macabre crimes and eccentric characters that are no match for nice-guy detective Tom Barnaby (John Nettles, Bergerac) and his assistant, Sergeant Dan Scott (John Hopkins, Love in a Cold Climate). “Delightful in a murderously charming way” (Leonard Maltin’s Movie Crazy). Guest stars include Harriet Walter, Oliver Ford Davies, and Annette Crosbie. THE MYSTERIES (original U.K. broadcast order) Things That Go Bump in the Night—A series of grisly murders casts suspicion on local spiritualists. Dead in the Water—Barnaby and Scott investigate a murder at the Midsomer Regatta. Orchis Fatalis—In an orchid-mad village, someone would kill to own a rare specimen. Bantling Boy— A man’s bequest of his champion thoroughbred to four villagers leads to murder. Second Sight—A mysterious death brings the detectives to Midsomer Mere, where villagers claim psychic powers. Hidden Depths—An oenophile gets killed by a combination of catapult, croquet, and Chateau Lafite. Sauce for the Goose—After a visitor dies at a relish factory, the detectives investigate the local food wars. Midsomer Rhapsody—Barnaby links a local composer with odd events that crescendo to a killer coda.
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