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Mystery!; Foyle’s War, Series II: Fifty Ships

Foyle’s War, Series II Episode 1, Fifty Ships


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Series
Mystery!
Program
Foyle’s War, Series II: Fifty Ships
Program Number

2401B1

Series Description

Premiered in 1980 -- offshoot of MASTERPIECE THEATRE. Showcase for the best of British drama in the mystery genre. Current producer, Rebecca Eaton. See individual episode titles for more information. Host: 1980: Gene Shalit; 1981-1989: Vincent Price; 1989-present: Diana Rigg Series release date: 1980

Program Description

September 1940: An American millionaire, a German spy, an old flame and a body on a deserted beach present Foyle with his greatest challenge yet. A bomb destroys Sam's boarding house, leaving her homeless and alerting Foyle to a system of organized looting around Hastings. But when the father of one of the suspected looters is found dead on the beach, Foyle and Milner's investigation brings them into conflict with British efforts to secure vital American aid for the war.

Duration

01:26:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Drama
Creators
Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Mystery!; Foyle’s War, Series II: Fifty Ships,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 7, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A698805A1AC84F55A671FF22455988DD.
MLA: “Mystery!; Foyle’s War, Series II: Fifty Ships.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 7, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A698805A1AC84F55A671FF22455988DD>.
APA: Mystery!; Foyle’s War, Series II: Fifty Ships. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A698805A1AC84F55A671FF22455988DD
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