Welcome to England's most murderous county. . .The English village mystery gets a contemporary spin in this hit British television series. Bucolic settings harbor macabre crimes and eccentric characters that are no match for nice-guy detective Tom Barnaby (John Nettles, Bergerac) and his eager assistant, Sergeant Troy (Daniel Casey, The Wingless Bird). Charming locations, dry humor, and an outstanding ensemble cast have earned the series a worldwide following. "Delightful in a murderously charming way" Leonard Maltin's Movie Crazy. Guest stars include Imelda Staunton, Richard Briers, Julian Wadham, Phyllida Law, and Trudie Styler.THE MYSTERIESDeath's Shadow A string of bizarre murders leads to the discovery of a long-buried secret.Strangler's Wood The strangling of a beautiful Brazilian woman harks back to three earlier murders.Dead Man's Eleven A cricket bat used as a murder weapon implicates a tycoon's son.Blood Will Out Rival clans of travelers disrupt the peace and incense a local magistrate.