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Mystery!; Foyle’s War, Series IV: Bleak Midwinter


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Foyle’s War, Series IV: Bleak Midwinter
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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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A young woman is found dead at a munitions factory, and Foyle suspects her death is an industrial accident. But when another woman -- Sergeant Milner's estranged wife, Jane -- is brutally murdered in town, he begins to suspect that the two deaths are linked. When Milner emerges as the prime suspect, Foyle and Sam must step up the investigation to prove his innocence.



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Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Mystery!; Foyle’s War, Series IV: Bleak Midwinter,” 01/01/2007, GBH Archives, accessed January 22, 2022,
MLA: “Mystery!; Foyle’s War, Series IV: Bleak Midwinter.” 01/01/2007. GBH Archives. Web. January 22, 2022. <>.
APA: Mystery!; Foyle’s War, Series IV: Bleak Midwinter. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from
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