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The Detectives: The Complete Collection


Barcode: 5051561043376

  • Format DVD Box Set
  • Studio: 2 Entertain
  • Certification: 12
  • Category: Television
  • Released: 15th October 2018
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  • Description

    All 31 episodes from all five series of the BBC comedy starring Jasper Carrot and Robert Powell as bumbling duo Detective Constables Bob Louis and David Briggs, promoted well beyond their crime-fighting talents. Series 1 episodes are: 'What the Butler Saw', 'Hostage', 'Teed Off', 'Acting Constables', 'Studs' and 'Strangers in Paradise'. Series 2 episodes are: 'Collared', 'Witness', 'Never Without Protection', 'Dutch Cops', 'Sparring Partners' and 'Rear Window'. Series 3 episodes are: 'D.C. of Love', 'Flash', 'Art Attack', 'On Thin Ice', 'Between a Rock and a Hard Place', 'Twitchers' and 'Thicker Than Water'. Series 4 episodes are: 'The Great Escape', 'Fur Coat, No Knickers', 'Back to Class', 'Sacked' and 'The Wembley Stadium Mystery'. Series 5 episodes are: 'Special Branch', 'Cardiac Arrest', 'The Beast of Hackney Marshes', 'The Curse of the Comanches', 'Best Man', 'Mine's a Large One' and 'Go West Old Man'.
  • Product Details

    Actors Tony Selby, Robert Powell, Frank Windsor, George Sewell, Mark Steel, Gracy Goldman, Dicken Ashworth, Jasper Carrott, Lee Cornes, Simon Slater
    Additional info Language(s): English, Hard of Hearing Subtitles: English, Interactive Menu, Screen ratio 1:1.33, Dolby Stereo
    No. of discs 6 disc(s)
    Duration 900 mins
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