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Foyle's War

  • 2006
  • Season 4
  • 4 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

History meets mystery in this award-winning PBS series, with four all-new feature-length episodes set at the height of World War II. Michael Kitchen (Out of Africa) returns as the laconic Christopher Foyle, detective chief superintendent in the English town of Hastings.

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Episode 4: A War of Nerves

Summary

A crackdown on an organised crime racket leads Foyle and Milner to a shipyard owned by the Talbot brothers, a duo with dubious links to a communist agitator who has recently moved to the area. When an engineer is murdered just hours after working at the shipyard, the detectives desperately try to track down the killer and discover the truth surrounding the Talbots' shady business dealings. Peter Capaldi guest stars in the wartime drama, with Michael Kitchen, Anthony Howell and Honeysuckle Weeks.

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Cast

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Christopher FoyleMichael Kitchen
Paul MilnerAnthony Howell
Sam StewartHoneysuckle Weeks
Assistant Commissioner RoseCorin Redgrave
Raymond CarterPeter Capaldi
Ian KimblePeter-Hugo Daly
Sgt Eric RiversGeoffrey Freshwater
Gwen RiversJoanna Horton
Capt HammondDugald Bruce-Lockhart
Mark TalbotDavid Westhead
Peter TalbotMatthew Flynn
Jack ArcherSamuel Oatley
Derek WoodgateDavid Alexander
BarmanEamon Geoghegan
PolicemanCharles Pemberton
Ernest JonesFergus O'Donnell
PerkinsTony Turner
Hotel receptionistElodie Kendall
Lucinda SheridanValerie Edmond
Brenda WilsonToni Palmer
MagistrateHelen Lindsay
JoanneLynda Rooke
Jenny WrightAngela Curran

Crew

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DirectorGavin Millar
Executive producerJill Green
Executive producerAnthony Horowitz
ProducerKeith Thompson
WriterAnthony Horowitz

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  • Episode 4

    A War of Nerves

    Summary

    A crackdown on an organised crime racket leads Foyle and Milner to a shipyard owned by the Talbot brothers, a duo with dubious links to a communist agitator who has recently moved to the area. When an engineer is murdered just hours after working at the shipyard, the detectives desperately try to track down the killer and discover the truth surrounding the Talbots' shady business dealings. Peter Capaldi guest stars in the wartime drama, with Michael Kitchen, Anthony Howell and Honeysuckle Weeks.

    How to watch

    Loading

    Streaming

    Details

    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    Christopher FoyleMichael Kitchen
    Paul MilnerAnthony Howell
    Sam StewartHoneysuckle Weeks
    Assistant Commissioner RoseCorin Redgrave
    Raymond CarterPeter Capaldi
    Ian KimblePeter-Hugo Daly
    Sgt Eric RiversGeoffrey Freshwater
    Gwen RiversJoanna Horton
    Capt HammondDugald Bruce-Lockhart
    Mark TalbotDavid Westhead
    Peter TalbotMatthew Flynn
    Jack ArcherSamuel Oatley
    Derek WoodgateDavid Alexander
    BarmanEamon Geoghegan
    PolicemanCharles Pemberton
    Ernest JonesFergus O'Donnell
    PerkinsTony Turner
    Hotel receptionistElodie Kendall
    Lucinda SheridanValerie Edmond
    Brenda WilsonToni Palmer
    MagistrateHelen Lindsay
    JoanneLynda Rooke
    Jenny WrightAngela Curran

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorGavin Millar
    Executive producerJill Green
    Executive producerAnthony Horowitz
    ProducerKeith Thompson
    WriterAnthony Horowitz

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