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Masterpiece Contemporary
Place of Execution, Part 2
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Masterpiece contemporary, which follows the successful launches of Masterpiece classic and Masterpiece mystery!, will present outstanding British television drama with contemporary themes. Series release date: 2008

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1963: Alison's body has not been found, but the case now seems devastatingly clear. The chief suspect goes to trial and is convicted of her rape and murder and is hanged despite some suspicions being raised about George's investigative practices.

Modern-day London: Catherine is convinced George Bennett committed no wrongdoing, but she's fired as her boss Keith vows to use her film to expose the famous detective. Desperate to put an end to the secrets in Scardale, Catherine returns to the village one more time.



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Chicago: “Masterpiece Contemporary; Place of Execution, Part 2,” 07/07/2009, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 23, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3362EF25E11348E9B643BDA52DA6124E.
MLA: “Masterpiece Contemporary; Place of Execution, Part 2.” 07/07/2009. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 23, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3362EF25E11348E9B643BDA52DA6124E>.
APA: Masterpiece Contemporary; Place of Execution, Part 2. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3362EF25E11348E9B643BDA52DA6124E
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