Telemystery, your source for one of the most comprehensive selections of detective, amateur sleuth, private investigator, and suspense television mystery series, mini-series and made-for-television movies, now available or coming soon to DVD or Blu-ray disc, is profiling three series being released this week.
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Criminal Minds revolves around an elite team of FBI profilers who analyze the country's most twisted criminal minds, anticipating their next moves before they strike again.
The Behavioral Analysis Unit's most prominent agent is David Rossi (Joe Mantegna), a founding member of the BAU, who returns to help the team solve new cases, while pursuing some unfinished business of his own. Each member brings his or her own area of expertise to the table as they pinpoint predators' motivations and identify their emotional triggers in the attempt to stop them.
The Criminal Minds: Season Five DVD set of 6 discs contain the 23 episodes that aired on CBS from September 2009 through May 2010.
Also available: Criminal Minds: Season 1 through 5 DVD collection.
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Henry Crabbe (Richard Griffiths) continues to balance life as a part-time Detective Inspector with his duties as a part-time chef, in Pie in the Sky.
Having opened a restaurant with his accountant wife (Maggie Steed), he hopes his days as a detective are numbered. But the early retirement he craves never seems to come, thanks to the machinations of his self-serving boss, Assistant Chief Constable Fisher (Malcolm Sinclair), who knows Crabbe is too good a cop to let go.
The Pie in the Sky: Series 3 DVD set of 2 discs contain the 6 episodes that originally aired on BBC from December 1995 through February 1996.
Read our review of Pie in the Sky: Series 3 on Mr. E. Reviews.
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Helen Mirren stars as Detective Chief Inspector, later Detective Superintendent Jane Tennison in Prime Suspect, a series created by crime novelist Lynda La Plante, who also wrote several episodes.
Tenacious, driven, and deeply flawed, Tennison rises through the ranks of Britain’s Metropolitan Police, solving horrific crimes while battling office sexism and her own demons.
The Prime Suspect: The Complete Collection DVD set of 9 discs includes all seven seasons of the multiple award-winning series. Extra features include a 50-minute behind-the-scenes special, a 23 minute behind-the-scenes featurette, and more.
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