Jonathon Creek is a cleverly created crime mystery that revolves
around Madeline Magellan (Caroline Quentin), an investigative
journalist who happens to get into more trouble than good.
Fortunately for Magellan while attempting to solve a case regarding
a famous artist, she stumbles upon Jonathon Creek (Alan Davies), a brilliant man who
would also make a perfect "Doctor Who" who creates magical tricks for a
stage magician named Adam Klaus.
An uneasy relationship soon forms between Madeline and Jonathon as the series takes a different twist, almost
one of romance in the world of mystery. Creek is a shy man who is
unable to disclose his feelings towards his new friend while
Madeline, a more worldly women feels that she is falling for this
Together, they attempt to solve a variety of
mysteries in this classic mystery series that features first class
British acting which also features Colin Baker and Anthony Head. Even
though the series is almost 10 years old, Jonathon Creek Series 1 is
definitely a series recommended to lovers of roman and mystery.
The compilation also features some
great special features such as the original screen tests of the two
stars and an in-depth commentary by David Renwick, the series
creator. For its age, the video and sound quality is quite
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Jack in the Box
The Reconstituted Corpse
No Trace of Tracy
The House of Monkeys
Long Hair & Duffelcoat: Exclusive
interviews with cast, writer & crew
Audio commentary with David Renwick
(writer) and Marcus Mortimer (Director) on "The Wrester's Tomb"
Alan Davies and Caroline Quentin