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Gumshoe Tuesday: Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes is a classic detective, perhaps even the archetypal detective. While the modern BBC Sherlock Holmes production is great fun to watch–excellent production value, fast paced and modern–there’s something wonderful about watching old-school Sherlock Holmes. He’s observant and clever,

detective tv show mystery

Gumshoe Tuesday: Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes is a classic detective, perhaps even the archetypal detective. While the modern BBC Sherlock Holmes production is great fun to watch–excellent production value, fast paced and modern–there’s something wonderful about watching old-school Sherlock Holmes. He’s observant and clever,

Gumshoe Tuesday: Cracker

No, this isn’t a Southern Culture on the Skids detective, “Cracker” is a British criminal psychologist who, in an interesting twist, seems completely off his nut. He’s a hot mess–smoking, drinking and screaming inappropriate insults at suspects. A flawed hero

Gumshoe Tuesday: Cracker

No, this isn’t a Southern Culture on the Skids detective, “Cracker” is a British criminal psychologist who, in an interesting twist, seems completely off his nut. He’s a hot mess–smoking, drinking and screaming inappropriate insults at suspects. A flawed hero

Gumshoe Tuesday: Prime Suspect

NBC is rebooting the British crime drama “Prime Suspect,” which is one of my favorite shows. The original British series was set in 1970s Britain and stars Dame Helen Mirren as the first female detective (in the U.K. they call

Gumshoe Tuesday: Prime Suspect

NBC is rebooting the British crime drama “Prime Suspect,” which is one of my favorite shows. The original British series was set in 1970s Britain and stars Dame Helen Mirren as the first female detective (in the U.K. they call

Gumshoe Tuesday: Ironside

Raymond Burr as one of televisions great detectives: “Ironside.”

Gumshoe Tuesday: Ironside

Raymond Burr as one of televisions great detectives: “Ironside.”

Private Eyes in the U.K.

Private eyes used to be a large part of popular culture, but do people really still use them? They do in the U.K. This BBC News report takes viewers into a day in the real life of a U.K. private

Private Eyes in the U.K.

Private eyes used to be a large part of popular culture, but do people really still use them? They do in the U.K. This BBC News report takes viewers into a day in the real life of a U.K. private

Gumshoe Tuesday: Two Plus Two Plus One

Yes, they have private detectives in India too. Enjoy this Bollywood detective movie, and remember to click “CC” for English subtitles if you don’t speak Hindi. Enjoy!

Gumshoe Tuesday: Two Plus Two Plus One

Yes, they have private detectives in India too. Enjoy this Bollywood detective movie, and remember to click “CC” for English subtitles if you don’t speak Hindi. Enjoy!