Monday, February 27, 2012

Telemystery: Law & Order, Midsomer Murders, and Mission: Impossible, New This Week on DVD

Telemystery, the most complete selection of detective, amateur sleuth, private investigator, and suspense television mystery series now available or coming soon to DVD

Telemystery, your source for one of the most comprehensive listings of crime drama, amateur sleuth, private investigator, mystery and suspense television series, mini-series and made-for-television movies, now available on or coming soon to DVD or Blu-ray disc, is profiling three series being released this week.

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Law & Order: Season Ten, a Telemystery Crime Series

The long-running original Law & Order reaches the half-way point in its series run with this season.

Steven Hill stars as District Attorney Adam Schiff in his final season with the series. Joining him are series regulars Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston and Angie Harmon as the men and women striving to bring justice to the streets of New York. This season's roster of cases include a murderous rampage in Central Park, a sinister insurance scam involving Holocaust victims and an academically successful college student who is leading a double life.

Law & Order: Season Ten is available on DVD and consists of episodes that originally aired on NBC during the 1999/2000 television season.

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Midsomer Murders: Set Nineteen, a Telemystery Crime Series

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in Midsomer Murders, a drama based on characters created by crime novelist Caroline Graham.

The series stars John Nettles as the unflappable Detective Chief Inspector Tom Barnaby, with Jason Hughes as his earnest, efficient protégé, Detective Sergeant Ben Jones.

Midsomer Murders: Set Nineteen is available on DVD and Blu-ray disc and consists of four episodes that originally aired on ITV as part of its 13th season during 2010. "The Sword of Guillaume", included on this set, introduces Barnaby's cousin, DCI John Barnaby (played by Neil Dudgeon), who takes over as the series lead at the beginning of the 14th season.

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Mission: Impossible ('89): Season Two, a Telemystery Crime Series

Peter Graves reprised his role as Jim Phelps, the brilliant and charismatic leader of the covert Impossible Missions Force, inMission: Impossible ('89), a high-tech update of the original CBS series.

The IMF regulars include Thaao Penghlis Nicholas Black, Phil Morris as Grant Collier, Tony Hamilton as Max Harte, and Jane Badler as Shannon Reed. Notable this season is guest star Greg Morris, who returns as Barney Collier. (In an interesting casting twist, Morris's son Phil plays Collier's son Grant in the series.)

Mission: Impossible ('89): Season Two — its final season — is available on DVD and consists of episodes that originally aired on ABC from September 1989 through February 1990.

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Visit the Telemystery website to discover more television mystery series currently available on and coming soon to DVD, Blu-ray disc, or video on demand.


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