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The German Woman

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Episode Info

Michael Kitchen stars as the titular detective in this short series of mysteries set amidst the backdrop of England at the dawn of World War II. Foyle's War: The German Woman examines the effects of nationalist paranoia in the normally sleepy burgh of Hastings, where Foyle is stationed. It seems that a German immigrant has been interned by the local authorities in a manner so traumatic, it causes his wife to suffer a severe heart attack. As Foyle investigates the death, he learns that the town's detainment of Germans is more selective than one might think, and he begins to uncover suspicious activities that may have led to the woman's death.

Cast

Michael Kitchen
as Christopher Foyle
Anthony Howell
as Paul Milner
Honeysuckle Weeks
as Samantha `Sam' Stewart
Julian Ovenden
as Andrew Foyle
David Horovitch
as Thomas Kramer
Elizabeth Bell
as Elsie Kramer
Robert Pickavance
as Eric Stephens
Neil Conrich
as Policeman 1
Andrew Powell
as Official 1
Paul Putner
as Official 2
Edward Fox
as Asst. Commissioner Summers
Benedict Sandiford
as Mark Andrews
Robert Hardy
as Henry Beaumont
Joanna Kanska
as Greta Beaumont
Rosamund Pike
as Sarah Beaumont
Dominic Mafham
as Michael Turner
Robert Goodale
as Bob Keegan
Nancy Lodder
as Tracey Stephens
James McAvoy
as Ray Pritchard
Tom Chadbon
as Dr. Julian Groves
Sam Troughton
as Policeman 2
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