"A triumph from start to finish" - The Wall Street Journal
"Brilliantly explores the moral gray areas of war." - San Francisco Chronicle
Combining uncompromising historical accuracy with compelling mysteries, this award-winning British series opens a unique window on a significant time and place. Michael Kitchen (Out of Africa ) stars as the laconic Christopher Foyle, Detective Chief Superintendent in the English town of Hastings. As World War II ravages the social fabric of this once-quiet coastal community, Foyle investigates crimes the conflict has fostered on the home front. The 19 episodes in this collection follow the course of the war from 1940 to 1945. Also stars Anthony Howell and Honeysuckle Weeks , with guest stars Julian Ovenden , Corin Redgrave , Robert Hardy , Charles Dance , Michael Jayston , Rosamund Pike , Amanda Root , James Wilby and James McAvoy.