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Murdoch Mysteries 

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In the 1890s, William Murdoch uses radical forensic techniques for the time, including fingerprinting and trace evidence, to solve some of the city's most gruesome murders.
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Series cast summary:
Yannick Bisson ...  Detective William Murdoch 189 episodes, 2008-2019
Helene Joy ...  Dr. Julia Ogden 189 episodes, 2008-2019
Thomas Craig ...  Inspector Thomas Brackenreid / ... 189 episodes, 2008-2019
Jonny Harris ...  Constable George Crabtree 189 episodes, 2008-2019
Lachlan Murdoch ...  Constable Henry Higgins 136 episodes, 2008-2019
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In the late 1890s, police Detective William Murdoch takes a new, more scientific approach to solving crimes. Assisted by coroner Dr. Julia Ogden and Constable George Crabtree, Murdoch introduces such concepts as finger marks and lie detecting machines. He has the support of his somewhat doubtful superior, Inspector Brackenreid, though at times, even he finds Murdoch's methods - and claims - somewhat astounding. Written by garykmcd

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No Secrets. Only Answers. See more »

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Canada | UK

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English

Release Date:

24 January 2008 (Canada) See more »

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Detectivul Murdoch See more »

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16 : 9
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In episode 2 of season 2, Inspector Brackenreid says he is from Doncaster, England. In real life, Thomas Craig who plays the inspector was born in Sheffield; the two places are only 25 miles apart. See more »

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Constable Crabtree has written a book, and Inspector Brackenreid asks for a signed copy. Crabtree opens the book, dips his pen in the ink well, signs the book, closes it without using a blotter and hands it to Inspector Brackenreid. See more »

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Spin-off Murdoch Mysteries: The Infernal Device (2015) See more »

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Simply The Best Mystery
27 February 2010 | by landewSee all my reviews

I'm been watching mysteries for many years and never have enjoyed a series more than Murdoch Mysteries. The time period, set design and writing matches the great performances by the cast, who you can't help but appreciate. If ever a series deserved a wider audience and advertising, it is this one. The unfulfilled love affair between Doctor Ogden and Murdoch is so well written and performed perfectly by Helene Joy and Yannick Bisson. Also, top notch acting by Jonny Harris in his portrayal of Constable Crabtree gives just the prefect comic relief while Murdoch solves the case using every scientific method available. Thomas Craig is also marvelous as the cranky Inspector Brackenreid. I can't help wondering why this show does not have a larger audience base since it is the talk of so many people I know, both at work and socially. My wife and I eagerly await each and every episode. Please make many many more!


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