History meets mystery in this award-winning PBS series, with four all-new feature-length episodes set at the height of World War II. Michael Kitchen (Out of Africa) returns as the laconic Christopher Foyle, detective chief superintendent in the English town of Hastings. War has torn the social fabric of this once-quiet coastal community, and Foyle’s investigations explore the violence and opportunism that the conflict has fostered on the home front.
Also starring Anthony Howell and Honeysuckle Weeks, and featuring Kenneth Colley, Dermot Crowley, Liz Fraser, Philip Jackson, Michael Jayston, Corey Johnson, Jonah Lotan, and Roy Marsden.
INVASION—As the first American GIs arrive to build an airbase near Hastings, the murder of a barmaid further strains already-tense relations between the locals and the Yanks.
BAD BLOOD—A top-secret experiment in biological warfare goes horribly wrong, complicating a murder investigation and threatening the life of Foyle’s faithful driver, Sam.
BLEAK MIDWINTER—The death of a young munitions worker and the murder of Paul Milner’s wife seem linked, and Foyle strives to clear his sergeant from suspicion.
CASUALTIES OF WAR—While investigating gambling and sabotage, Foyle takes in his troubled goddaughter and her severely traumatized son, who refuses to speak.
FOYLE'S WAR - As WW2 rages around the world, DCS Foyle fights his own war on the home-front as he investigates crimes on the south coast of England.
CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED - Lew Grade Award Winner in 2003, and nominated for 3 BAFTA TV Awards in 2003 and 2004.
EXCELLENT CAST - Starring Michael Kitchen as Christopher Foyle, Honeysuckle Weeks, and Anthony Howell.
SERIES FOUR - Four complete mysteries on 4 DVDs. Region 1 coded (US & CANADA). Runs approximately 400 minutes.
A GREAT GIFT - Get it for any fan of British television, detective dramas, and WWII history.