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Mystery!; Foyle’s War, Series IV: Invasion


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Foyle’s War, Series IV: Invasion
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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

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When a young woman is found murdered on an American Army base after a secret affair with a young American soldier, Foyle receives a warning from the War Office to tread carefully. But his determination to find the truth about the girl's death forces him to disobey government orders: Did the American kill the unfaithful barmaid, or has he been framed?



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Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Mystery!; Foyle’s War, Series IV: Invasion,” 01/01/2007, GBH Archives, accessed April 16, 2024,
MLA: “Mystery!; Foyle’s War, Series IV: Invasion.” 01/01/2007. GBH Archives. Web. April 16, 2024. <>.
APA: Mystery!; Foyle’s War, Series IV: Invasion. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from
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