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Safe House 

A married ex police couple are asked by a police officer and their close friend to turn their remote Guest House into a Safe House.
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Series cast summary:
Christopher Eccleston ...  Robert 4 episodes, 2015
Marsha Thomason ...  Katy 4 episodes, 2015
Paterson Joseph ...  Mark 4 episodes, 2015
Jason Merrells ...  David 4 episodes, 2015
Nicola Stephenson Nicola Stephenson ...  Ali 4 episodes, 2015
Christine Tremarco Christine Tremarco ...  Becky 4 episodes, 2015
Peter Ferdinando ...  Michael 4 episodes, 2015
James Burrows James Burrows ...  Sam 4 episodes, 2015
Harriet Cains ...  Louisa 4 episodes, 2015
Isabelle Estelle Corbusier Isabelle Estelle Corbusier ...  Isabelle 4 episodes, 2015
Kelly Harrison Kelly Harrison ...  Susan Reynolds 4 episodes, 2015
Max True ...  Joe 4 episodes, 2015
Chris Abe Chris Abe ...  Police Officer 4 episodes, 2017
Gary Cargill ...  DI Olly Vedder 4 episodes, 2017
Stephen Lord ...  Luke Griffin 4 episodes, 2017
Joel MacCormack ...  Liam Duke 4 episodes, 2017
Stephen Moyer ...  Tom Brook 4 episodes, 2017
Sunetra Sarker ...  DCI Jane Burr 4 episodes, 2017
Zoë Tapper ...  Sam Stenham 4 episodes, 2017
Jason Watkins ...  Simon Duke 4 episodes, 2017
Nicholas Moss Nicholas Moss ...  Ben 3 episodes, 2015
Charlie Kelly ...  Craig 3 episodes, 2017
Lynsey McLaren Lynsey McLaren ...  Julie Delaney 3 episodes, 2017
Sacha Parkinson ...  Dani Delaney 3 episodes, 2017
Ashley Walters ...  John Channing 3 episodes, 2017
David Schofield ...  Eddie Reynolds 2 episodes, 2015
Sarah Smart ...  Megan 2 episodes, 2015
Danielle Hanson Danielle Hanson ...  Police Officer 2 episodes, 2017
Kevin Harvey Kevin Harvey ...  Sgt Bill Rudd 2 episodes, 2017
Phil Rowson ...  MacBride 2 episodes, 2017
Andrew Tiernan ...  Roger Lane 2 episodes, 2017
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When former detective Robert and his school teacher wife Katy decide to make major changes to their lifestyle, they impulsively purchase a guest house in the Lake District where they plan to create a haven for holidaymakers. When Mark, a former colleague and friend, approaches the couple asking for their help in providing temporary housing for people needing protection from criminals, their idyllic guest house quickly becomes a safe house.

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Living with secrets.

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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English

Release Date:

20 April 2015 (UK) See more »

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Vitner i fare See more »

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Eleventh Hour Films See more »
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Safe House is a British crime drama, broadcast on ITV1. See more »

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Featured in The Wright Stuff: Episode #20.80 (2015) See more »

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Judging by the pilot alone, pretty good so far
21 April 2015 | by tenlegdragonSee all my reviews

My ears only perked up over this because it's starring two people I tend to watch in anything.

It starts off with a cop who decides to moonlight as a safe house keeper (I don't know the proper terminology for person running a safe house) and a family who needs a safe house. There's a bad guy who might turn out to be batshit, or he might turn out to be justifiably provoked by the so-called innocent family... They don't commit to any thing in the pilot other that to let you know this is probably going to turn into a home invasion/ psycho on the loose type thing, by how strongly they reinforce "sketchy cop with backstory", "Psycho in the wild", "remote location", "No one can hear you scream". That last one is implied, but altogether, the suspense and mystery is strong in this one, and I'm pretty sure somebody will be murdered by someone they didn't expect to be murdered by.

The cop, not exactly disgraced, but retired, almost definitely might have some secrets he's keeping from his friends, his boss, his wife or all three.

The wife is almost suspiciously hot, and I feel there's some story there as to how that works... It is equally likely one of them is a psycho - it sort of has a vibe that makes you thing the season finale could wind up being Trauma (Colin Firth suspense thriller).

It's based somewhere British, I don't know where because I'm horrible at accent deviation, but it's nice to look at at least and nice to listen to. It looks like a valley where someone would find loch ness monster pics


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