Beck – Season 3

He’s got no style, he’s got no flash and he’s squarely in middle age. But Swedish detective Martin Beck is good at one thing: methodically catching criminals so that they can be put away… for a long time. His tightly-wound partner, Gunvald, is his opposite: an impulsive man who cuts a dashing figure, is in no way politically correct and who never met a boundary he didn’t leap across.

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Beck – Season 4

He’s got no style, he’s got no flash and he’s squarely in middle age. But Swedish detective Martin Beck is good at one thing: methodically catching criminals so that they can be put away… for a long time. His tightly-wound partner, Gunvald, is his opposite: an impulsive man who cuts a dashing figure, is in no way politically correct and who never met a boundary he didn’t leap across.

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Beck – Season 5

He’s got no style, he’s got no flash and he’s squarely in middle age. But Swedish detective Martin Beck is good at one thing: methodically catching criminals so that they can be put away… for a long time. His tightly-wound partner, Gunvald, is his opposite: an impulsive man who cuts a dashing figure, is in no way politically correct and who never met a boundary he didn’t leap across.

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Inspector Montalbano – Season 1

Inspector Montalbano is an Italian television series based on the detective novels of Andrea Camilleri. The protagonist is Commissario Salvo Montalbano, and the stories are set in the imaginary town of Vigata, Sicily. Episode 1 (The Snack Thief): Detective Montalbano investigates the murder of a local businessman called Lapecora. Episode 2 (The Voice of The Voilin): When the naked dead body of a young woman is found in a villa outside Vigata, Montalbano investigates.

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Inspector Montalbano – Season 10

Inspector Montalbano is an Italian television series based on the detective novels of Andrea Camilleri. Episode 1 (A Delicate Matter): Montalbano investigates the murder of a well-loved 70-year-old prostitute, along with an accusation of molestation at an elementary school. Episode 2 (The Mud Pyramid): In the course of a murder investigation, Montalbano discovers a ring of corruption between construction companies and the Mafia.

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Inspector Montalbano – Season 11

Inspector Montalbano is an Italian television series based on the detective novels of Andrea Camilleri. Episode 1 (A Nest of Vipers): A man arrives at his father’s home to find him dead, murdered with a shotgun while drinking coffee in the kitchen. With no sign of forced entry, it’s clear the victim knew his murderer. Episode 2 (According to Protocol): A beautiful, beaten woman drives herself to an apartment building, where she collapses and dies. Her intent seems to have been to direct attention to one of the building’s tenants.

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Inspector Montalbano – Season 2

Inspector Montalbano is an Italian television series based on the detective novels of Andrea Camilleri. The protagonist is Commissario Salvo Montalbano, and the stories are set in the imaginary town of Vigata, Sicily. Episode 1 (The Shape of Water): Mr Luparello, a renowned local engineer and leading political figure, is found dead in a car at a notorious prostitution spot on the outskirts of Vigata. Episode 2 (The Mystery of the Terracotta Dog): A criminal turned state witness informs Montalbano of an arms stash in a cave just outside Vigata. Also uncovered in the cave is a secret chamber where the bodies of two lovers.

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Inspector Montalbano – Season 3

Inspector Montalbano is an Italian television series based on the detective novels of Andrea Camilleri. The protagonist is Commissario Salvo Montalbano, and the stories are set in the imaginary town of Vigata, Sicily. Episode 1 (A Trip to Tindari): A young Don Juan is found murdered in front of his apartment building and an elderly couple are reported missing after an excursion to the ancient site of Tindari. Episode 2 (The Artist’s Touch): Goldsmith Alberto Larussa appears to have committed suicide by turning his wheelchair into an electric chair. But Inspector Montalbano discovers something else.

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Inspector Montalbano – Season 4

Episode 1 (The Sense of Touch): The seemingly accidental death of a blind man leads Montalbano to an island off the coast of Siciliy. Episode 2 (Montalbano’s Croquettes): As the small town of Vigata prepares for its New Year celebrations, local police inspector Salvo Montalbano is reluctantly making arrangements to travel to Paris with his girlfriend. Episode 3 (The Scent of the Night): Investor Emanuele Gargano has disappeared with the savings entrusted to him by the people of Montelusa. Episode 4 (The Goldfinch and the Cat): A series of mysterious muggings takes place in Vigata, ending in tragedy when one of the victims is killed.

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Inspector Montalbano – Season 5

Inspector Montalbano is an Italian television series based on the detective novels of Andrea Camilleri. The protagonist is Commissario Salvo Montalbano, and the stories are set in the imaginary town of Vigata, Sicily. Episode 1 (Turning Point): Frustrated by his department’s repressive handling of security for the G8 summit in Genoa, Montalbano seriously considers resigning. Episode 2 (Equal Time): The murder of Angelo Bonpensiero would appear to be the start of a mafia war. Montalbano has his doubts.

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Inspector Montalbano – Season 6

Inspector Montalbano is an Italian television series based on the detective novels of Andrea Camilleri. The protagonist is Commissario Salvo Montalbano, and the stories are set in the imaginary town of Vigata, Sicily. Episode 1 (The Spider’s Patience): The kidnapping of Susanna Mistretta puzzles Montalbano. Her family, once wealthy, has fallen on hard times. Episode 2 (The Game of Three Cards): The death of a local construction tycoon Girolamo Cascio leads Montalbano back to the murder of Cascio’s leading competitor.

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Inspector Montalbano – Season 7

Inspector Montalbano is an Italian television series based on the detective novels of Andrea Camilleri. Episode 1 (August Heat): While a guest at the rented beach house of a fellow officer and his family, Montalbano discovers the body of Rina. Episode 2 (Wings of the Sphinx): The naked body of a young woman that has been shot in the face is found at a dumpsite. Episode 3 (Track of Sand): A badly injured horse dies on the beach in front of Montalbano’s house. Episode 4 (Paper Moon): Wealthy womanizer Angelo Pardo is killed in what seems to be a crime of passion.

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Inspector Montalbano – Season 8

Inspector Montalbano is an Italian television series based on the detective novels of Andrea Camilleri. Episode 1 (The Potter’s Field): In a dreadful morning a body cut into pieces and wrapped in a plastic bag is found in a clay deposit. Episode 2 (The Dance of the Seagull): Fazio is missing. He’s not at home, his mobile is switched off and he missed a meeting with his father who couldn’t find him anywhere. Episode 3 (The Treasure Hunt): An elderly couple, both religious fanatics, barricade themselves in their home and begin shooting from the windows and balconies apparently with no reason. Episode 4 (The Age of Doubt): Montalbano wakes up from a nightmare: he dreamt of his funeral, and his bad mood gets worse as the stormy weather floods Vigàta.

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Inspector Montalbano – Season 9

Inspector Montalbano is an Italian television series based on the detective novels of Andrea Camilleri. Episode 1 (Angelica’s Smile). Episode 2 (Hall of Mirrors). Episode 3 (A Voice in the Night). Episode 4 (A Ray of Light).

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The Young Montalbano – Season 1

This prequel to the Inspector Montalbano film series opens in the early 90s when Salvatore Montalbano, a talented young policeman, is promoted to the post of commissioner and transferred to Vigata. There he finds himself supervising a group of agents that include Carmine Fazio, many years his senior, and quirky Sicilian, Catarella.

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The Young Montalbano – Season 2

This prequel to the Inspector Montalbano film series opens in the early 90s when Salvatore Montalbano, a talented young policeman, is promoted to the post of commissioner and transferred to Vigata. There he finds himself supervising a group of agents that include Carmine Fazio, many years his senior, and quirky Sicilian, Catarella.

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