The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2001–2008)

TV Series   |  TV-14   |    |  Crime, Drama, Mystery


Episode Guide
The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2001) Poster

British crime investigation series based around aristocratic, Oxford-educated Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley and his working-class assistant Sergeant Barbara Havers.

TIP
Add this title to your Watchlist
Save movies and shows to keep track of what you want to watch.

7.4/10
3,637

Videos


Photos

  • Sharon Small in The Inspector Lynley Mysteries: Payment in Blood (2002)
  • Nathaniel Parker and Sharon Small in The Inspector Lynley Mysteries: Well Schooled in Murder (2002)
  • Nathaniel Parker in The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2001)
  • The Inspector Lynley Mysteries: In Divine Proportion (2005)
  • Lesley Vickerage in The Inspector Lynley Mysteries: Missing Joseph (2002)
  • The Inspector Lynley Mysteries: For the Sake of Elena (2002)

See all photos

More of What You Love

Find what you're looking for even quicker with the IMDb app on your smartphone or tablet.

Get the IMDb app

Cast & Crew

Top Series Cast



Reviews & Commentary

Add a Review


User Reviews


18 December 2008 | ejev
10
| Better than the books by far
Having seen the television version before reading the books, I can heartily recommend the video version over the print one. It takes liberties with stories, as any script-from-a-book would, but stays close to the characters. The chemistry between Lynley and Havers grows nicely, with a wall that will never go away that keeps any romantic entanglements out of the picture. As much as some might like to see that, it would ruin a really good friendship between unlikely people. The episodes are well shot, in beautiful locations, and constructed in a way that keeps you wondering how they're going to find their way to the end of this episode. The shame is that they were cancelled before being allowed to have one wrap-up episode. A good watch, but don't worry about reading the stories.

Critic Reviews


More Like This

  • Inspector George Gently

    Inspector George Gently

  • Inspector Lewis

    Inspector Lewis

  • Inspector Morse

    Inspector Morse

  • Dalziel and Pascoe

    Dalziel and Pascoe

  • A Touch of Frost

    A Touch of Frost

  • Vera

    Vera

  • DCI Banks

    DCI Banks

  • Foyle's War

    Foyle's War

  • Midsomer Murders

    Midsomer Murders

  • Scott & Bailey

    Scott & Bailey

  • Endeavour

    Endeavour

  • Grantchester

    Grantchester

Did You Know?

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Crime | Drama | Mystery | Romance

The Biggest Diva on "Game of Thrones" Wasn't Human

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau talks about his favorite "Game of Thrones" moments, including the behind-the-scenes drama involved when working with a bear ...

Watch now

Featured on IMDb

Check out our guide to superheroes, horror movies, and more.

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

More To Explore

Search on Amazon.com