Marcella Backland left the Metropolitan Police for the sake of her family, only to have her husband leave her. She returns to her job on the murder squad, investigating a case that seems disturbingly familiar to her.
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 Marcella Backland / ... (10 episodes, 2016-2018)
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 DI Rav Sangha (8 episodes, 2016)
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 DCI Laura Porter (8 episodes, 2016)
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 Jason Backland (8 episodes, 2016)
Charlie Covell ...
 DC Alex Dier (8 episodes, 2016)
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 Sylvie Gibson (8 episodes, 2016)
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 DC Mark Travis (8 episodes, 2016)
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 Henry Gibson (8 episodes, 2016)
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 Yann Hall (8 episodes, 2016)
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 DI Tim Williamson (7 episodes, 2016)
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 Stephen Holmes (7 episodes, 2016)
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 Matthew Neil (6 episodes, 2016)
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 Peter Cullen (5 episodes, 2016)
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 Bendek Krol (5 episodes, 2016)
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 Linda Callaghan (5 episodes, 2016)
Imogen Faires ...
 Emma / ... (5 episodes, 2016)
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Marcella Backland left the Metropolitan Police for the sake of her family, only to have her husband leave her. She returns to her job on the murder squad, investigating a case that seems disturbingly familiar to her.

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Detective. Witness. Suspect.

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Co-Creator and writer Hans Rosenfeldt has written/co-written every episode of the hit Swedish/Danish show The Bridge, which is also the base for the Anglo/French Sky/Studio Canal show The Tunnel. See more »

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8 episodes are 5 too many.
29 November 2016 | by (California) – See all my reviews

SO many characters, so many complications, so many flashback scenes, so confusing! By the final episode I no longer cared which nutty character perpetrated which heinous crime nor how anything affected any one of the psychotic principals. The motivations seem manufactured, psychological overlays remain unexplained, relationships are muddled and the casting was poor. Parts of the series were gripping and highly dramatic, but it felt like a puzzle that had dropped on the floor and the pieces remained scrambled. I love binge-watching and often re-watch multiple times. Once was more than enough for this one, however.

Nice scenic tours of London, though.


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