A mystery murder of two parents brings back their son to the Town to reconnect with his family and old friends while trying to solve who murdered his parents
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Kelly Adams ...  Lucy 3 episodes, 2012
Aisling Bea ...  Carly 3 episodes, 2012
Martin Clunes ...  Len Robson 3 episodes, 2012
Jon Foster Jon Foster ...  Karl 3 episodes, 2012
Douglas Hodge ...  Inspector Chris Franks 3 episodes, 2012
Gerard Kearns ...  Daniel 3 episodes, 2012
Julia McKenzie ...  Betty Nicholas 3 episodes, 2012
Goldy Notay ...  Shireen 3 episodes, 2012
Toby Regbo ...  Harry 3 episodes, 2012
Charlotte Riley ...  Alice 3 episodes, 2012
Andrew Scott ...  Mark Nicholas 3 episodes, 2012
Avigail Tlalim Avigail Tlalim ...  Jodie Nicholas 3 episodes, 2012
Sam Troughton ...  Jeff 3 episodes, 2012
Dorothy Atkinson ...  Ann 2 episodes, 2012
Jade Gill Jade Gill ...  Sophie 2 episodes, 2012
Cate Hamer Cate Hamer ...  Hannah Franks 2 episodes, 2012
Callum Turner ...  Ashley 2 episodes, 2012
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A mystery murder of two parents brings back their son to the Town to reconnect with his family and old friends while trying to solve who murdered his parents

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English

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5 December 2012 (UK) See more »

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Good atmosphere and characters but ultimately ruined by implausible plot
28 March 2013 | by wmadavisSee all my reviews

This is one of those stories that as it goes along, more and more is revealed until it gets to the point of being ridiculous. It has good characters, a good atmosphere, and I enjoyed everything about it but that core aspect of the plot, with twists and turns that make it so ridiculous that it leaves a bad feeling when you've finished watching it, like you've been cheated. It starts off with deaths so mysterious that you share how devastated the son is in being unable to comprehend or cope with it, then it is answered in a somewhat plausible though unsatisfactory manner, then that's up-ended by a twist, then THAT'S up-ended by another twist and then it's over.


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