Classic suspense from the Master of Mystery - Roy Marsden (The Sandbaggers, The Eagle Has Landed, King Solomon's Mines) stars in this award winning collection as P.D. James literary creation Adam Dalgliesh.
The methodical detective solves a series of most heinous crimes from the gruesome to the macabre.
Includes 3 intriguing mysteries :
Devices & Desires : Enlisted to hunt down a psychopathic killer, Dalgliesh realises from the mounting evidence that one of his friends must be the murderer.
A Mind To Murder : Dalgliesh investigates a brutal stabbing at a psychiatric clinic. As the pressure mounts to find the killer, Dalgliesh fears a cover-up among his superiors who are over anxious for a speedy conclusion to the case.
Original Sin : When a series of macabre deaths occur at a venerable publishing house, Dalgliesh & his young DI team uncover a snake pit of family rivalry, sexual jealousy and dark secrets.
About the Directors
John Davies (9 March 1939 – 22 August 2011) was an English television director and producer and former child actor.
Andrew Grieve is a Welsh television and film director. Grieve's credits include episodes of Warship and Wire in the Blood. On the Black Hill, the screenplay of which he also wrote and won the Golden Shell at the San Sebastian Film Festival in 1988. He has also directed episodes of Agatha Christie's, Poirot and Hornblower. His work on Hornblower won him the Silver FIPA at the Biarritz International Festival of Audiovisual Programming in 1999. He has since written and directed the BBC drama-documentary Heroes and Villains (TV series) episode on Hernán Cortés.
Approximate Running Time: 571 minutes. 4 DVD Set
Classification: M (Recommended For Mature Audiences - Moderate coarse violence, Moderate themes)
Number of Discs: 4
Region: 4 (Australia & New Zealand)
Released: 30th August 2008
Running Time: 571 mins