Murdoch Mysteries Collection: Seasons 5-8 - DVD - Cal Coons, Yannick Bisson
NR (Not Rated)
Set in Toronto at the dawn of the 20th century, this award-winning Canadian drama is a good-humored twist on crime procedurals. As dashing Detective William Murdoch (Yannick Bisson) pioneers new forensic techniques to solve baffling murders, he crosses paths with famous figures including Arthur Conan Doyle, Houdini, and H.G. Wells. Based on the novels by Maureen Jennings, seen on public television. With Hlne Joy as Dr. Julia Ogden and Thomas Craig as Inspector Thomas Brackenreid.
This award-winning Canadian series follows Detective William Murdoch (Yannick Bisson, Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye) as he solves turn-of-the-century Toronto’s most intriguing mysteries with groundbreaking scientific inventions and revolutionary forensic techniques. Aided by his eager deputy, Constable Crabtree (Jonny Harris, Hatching, Matching & Dispatching). gruff boss, Inspector Brackenreid (Thomas Craig, Where the Heart Is). and feisty coroner Dr. Emily Grace (Georgina Reilly, The L.A. Complex), Murdoch faces off against murderers, thieves, and dangerous criminals. He also continues his on-again, off-again romance with pathologist-turned-psychiatrist Dr. Julia Ogden (Gemini winner Hélène Joy, Durham County).During his investigations, Murdoch encounters the greatest minds of the day, like Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Winston Churchill, and President Theodore Roosevelt. Guest stars in this collection of Seasons 5-8 include Peter Keleghan (The Newsroom), Patrick McKenna (The Red Green Show), Allan Hawco (Republic of Doyle), Thomas Howes (Downton Abbey), Lisa Faulkner (Murder in Suburbia), and Matthew Bennett (Battlestar Galactica).