Foyle's War - PBS Mystery (First Seven Seasons Complete in 25 DVDs)
Silver Spring, MD: Acorn Media, 2003 - 2013.
Set of 25 DVDs in 23 cases.
Michael Kitchen stars as Detective Chief Inspector Christopher Foyle in this original PBS Masterpiece Theatre mystery series. Set in the beautiful southern English countryside amid the disorder and danger of World War II, Foyle’s War takes place far from the glory of the front. His is an ordinary struggle against everyday evil - in extraordinarily dangerous times.
First 7 of 8 total seasons include:
Season 1 (first aired 2002) – Four stories set in Spring/Summer of 1940 in the first year of the war. Episodes include: The German Woman; The White Feather; A Lesson in Murder; Eagle Day. 4 DVD discs in 4 cases, over 6-1/2 hours of entertainment.
Season 2 (first aired 2003) – Four stories set in September and October 1940 weaving real historical events with mystery. Episodes include: Fifty Ships; Among the Few; War Games; The Funk Hole. 4 DVD discs in 4 cases, over 6-1/2 hours of entertainment.
Season 3 (first aired 2004) – Four stories set in early 1941. As World War II rages over Europe, Foyle’s loyalties are put to the test as his investigations uncover unpleasant truths that powerful people would rather keep hidden. Grounded in historical fact and filmed in London and the southern counties of England, Foyle’s War opens a unique window on a significant time and place. Episodes include: The French Drop; Enemy Fire; They Fought in the Fields; A War of Nerves. 4 DVD discs in 4 cases, over 6-1/2 hours of entertainment.
Season 4 (first aired 2006) – Four episodes in two parts set in the period from March 1942 – March 1943. 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. Episodes include: Invasion; Bad Bloods; Bleak Midwinter; Casualties. 4 DVD discs in 4 cases, over 6-1/2 hours of entertainment.
Season 5 (first aired 2008) – Three stories set in the period from April 1944 – May 1945. With the end of World War II slowly but inevitably approaching, Foyle and his fellow citizens learn the price of victory and face a peace that will transform their lives in unexpected ways. Episodes include: Plan of Attack; Broken Souls; All Clear. 3 DVD discs in 3 cases, 5 hours of entertainment.
Season 6 (first aired 2010) – Three stories set in the period from June – August 1945. In the immediate aftermath of World War II, Foyle finds his longed-for retirement interrupted by cases involving international intrigue, military racism, and an accused traitor all too willing to go to the gallows. Episodes include: The Russian House; Killing Time; The Hide. 3 DVD discs in 3 cases, 5 hours of entertainment.
Season 7 (first aired 2013) – Three stories set in the period from August – September 1946. World War II is over, but the Cold War simmers in 1946 London. DCS Foyle has retired from police work when Britain’s secret intelligence service compels him to join its ranks. Reunited with his former colleague, newlywed Sam Wainwright, Foye faces new – but no less deadly – threats in the world of spies and counterintelligence. Episodes include: The Eternity Ring; The Cage; Sunflower. 3 discs in 1 case, 4-1/2 hours of entertainment + 2 hours of bonus features.Item #900889
First 7 seasons of the PBS series complete in 25 episodes, 25 DVDs in 23 cases. UK broadcast editions, color, widescreen, stereo.
Pre-owned and opened and in excellent condition.