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Grantchester: Season 1 (2014)




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A detective drama set in 1950s England, in a small village of Granchester near Cambridge, sees Anglican priest Sidney Chambers forge an unlikely partnership with the local Detective Inspector Geordie Keating after one of the vicars parishioners dies in suspicious circumstances. Chambers' more intuitive techniques of coaxing information from suspects forms the unlikely respect with the over-worked Inspector Keating.


James Norton
as Sidney Chambers
Robson Green
as Geordie Keating
Morven Christie
as Amanda Kendall
Tessa Peake-Jones
as Mrs. Maguire
Pheline Roggan
as Hildegard Staunton
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Critic Reviews for Grantchester: Season 1

All Critics (10) | Top Critics (4)

If this Mystery! doesn't live up to its exclamation mark, it at least it delivers on some predictable pleasures.

January 20, 2015 | Full Review…

Just offering a solid, pleasant, soothing, relaxing and visually engaging series may have to be enough for Grantchester.

January 20, 2015 | Full Review…

Some of the episodic mysteries are stronger than others, but the characters wear well over time, and the use of jazz is rather shrewd.

May 28, 2016 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Blood, booze, mild menace in mystery period piece.

May 19, 2015 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

British series about an Anglican clergyman who loves to solve crimes.

April 9, 2015 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

With its winning combination of a delightful and appealing amateur sleuth, Anglican priest Sidney Chambers ... articulate writing, engaging mysteries to solve, and charming village locations, "Grantchester" will soon become a favorite ...

February 18, 2015 | Full Review…

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