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Masterpiece Mystery
Foyle’s War, Series V: Broken Souls
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In June, 2008, the Masterpiece mystery! season launches with The Men of Mystery!, welcoming back Inspector Lewis, while bidding a fond farewell to Detective Chief Superintendent Christopher Foyle and Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley. Billie Piper stars as Sally Lockhart in two adaptations of Philip Pullman's popular novels about the feisty young female sleuth.

Stage and film star Alan Cumming, one of show business's most eclectic talents, is taking on the role of host of this season of Masterpiece mystery!, making his first appearance when the series premieres on Sunday, June 22, 2008 at 9pm ET on PBS Series release date: 6/22/2008

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The murder of an unpopular young doctor yields no shortage of potential suspects, including someone for whom the no-nonsense Foyle has a deep empathy. In the meantime, Sam comes to the aid of a friend whose husband, an injured POW, returns from the war angry to find that things at home have changed while he was away. When the perceived rival for his wife's affections goes missing, is the former soldier to blame?



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Chicago: “Masterpiece Mystery; Foyle’s War, Series V: Broken Souls,” 06/06/2008, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 21, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B0952DEF00AB49EEA08ACAEEE7562D83.
MLA: “Masterpiece Mystery; Foyle’s War, Series V: Broken Souls.” 06/06/2008. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 21, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B0952DEF00AB49EEA08ACAEEE7562D83>.
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